8 people shot in Columbia’s Vista, some in critical condition, police

Columbia police say multiple people were shot in Columbia’s Vista overnight, and police are looking for the person or persons responsible, reported WLTX19.

Deputy Chief Melron Kelly says around 2:12 a.m., they got a call of shots fired near the intersection of Lady and Park Street.

“We’re going to canvass the area and look for any video that there may be,” Kelly said.

“Someone knows something,” Kelly said. “This is the heart of the downtown area, and we’re just appealing for our good citizens to come out if they know information please come out and let us know.”