COLUMBIA — Columbia Police Department investigators have determined the firearms and narcotics discovered Monday night at a Bonny Linn Drive residence are illegal.
Among the firearms was a stolen handgun that was linked to a northeast Columbia burglary, according to an email from Sgt. Jill Schlude. Ammunition, high-capacity magazines, firearm suppressors, marijuana, crack cocaine, ecstasy and scales were also found.
Police received calls Monday afternoon reporting shots fired from two vehicles on Lawnridge Court. Lawnridge Court residents also reported finding bullet holes in homes. No injuries were reported.
Callers said that they saw a white SUV parked behind 3421 Bonny Linn Drive. Officers responded to the residence and found the vehicle, and no one was inside it. It was also reported that people ran from the SUV into the residence.
Around 2:00 p.m., one person came out of the Bonny Linn Drive home and was taken to the police department for questioning. The person was later released.
SWAT was called to serve a warrant to search the Bonny Linn Drive residence. No one was found inside.
Investigators are looking for information about the residents of 3421 Bonny Linn Drive and the owner of the white SUV.
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