Fri. Jun 2nd, 2023


One individual was arrested after allegedly capturing one other individual Monday evening at Park Trailer Court docket close to West Enterprise Loop 70 and Cosmo Park, in line with the Columbia Police Division.

The Columbia Police Division responded to a shots-fired name earlier than 7 p.m. Monday.

Lt. Scott Alpers, of CPD, informed ABC 17 that they arrested one individual and one other individual had a gunshot wound. Alpers mentioned there isn’t any risk to the general public.

CPD later tweeted that it arrested Sean Colton, 21, of Columbia. Colton is accused of first-degree home assault, armed felony motion and illegal use of a weapon, in line with police. He was not listed within the Boone County Jail roster on-line information Monday evening.

(1) Columbia Police have arrested Sean Eugene Colton, 21, of Columbia, for first-degree home assault, armed felony motion and illegal use of a weapon.

— ColumbiaPD (@ColumbiaPD) January 31, 2023

The sufferer was taken to an space hospital. Their identify was not launched.

A criminal offense-scene investigation unit was scene on the park after 8 p.m. There have been two areas at Park Trailer Court docket the unit investigated.

A neighbor informed ABC 17 Information that they heard a number of pictures go off.

“Oh it scared me,” mentioned Brent Cook dinner, who lives within the trailer park.

Cook dinner mentioned he instantly known as police after listening to the gunshots.

“I used to be within the again bed room, which is true there, and it was a semi-automatic weapon as a result of I imply, there was simply POP, POP, POP, POP,” he mentioned. “And I instantly known as the police and known as my park supervisor.”

Cook dinner added that he was impressed with CPD’s response time

 “They responded inside two minutes…I am simply glad they received right here as fast as they did,” mentioned Cook dinner. “I am unable to imagine that there are this many (officers) right here.” 

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