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Columbia mall shooting, South Carolina: 1 arrested in connection with shoot it left fourteen people injured, police say

One man arrested in connection with Shooting at the Columbiana Center on Saturday what left fourteen people hurt, police said.

Jevane Price, 22, will be charged with illegal wearing of pistol, the Colombian Police Department said. in a news release. Police say investigators are consulting with prosecutors and more accusations possible.

At the court session on Sunday, the judge set $25,000 bond with position that the price will be lower house arrest and required wearing an ankle monitor, police said.

“The judge will allow Fares from home to work definite times of day, agency tweeted.

CNN was unable to determine if Price has legal representation.

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He was one three people arrested after the shooting. The police reported two others men who were detained, but released after investigators established their non-involvement.

No deaths have been reported in the mall shooting. just 10 miles from downtown Columbia, Police Chief William H. “Skip” Holbrook said Saturday.

The shooting occurred around 2:00 p.m. during what police believe was a clash between armed people inside the mall.

First the police said 12 people were injured, but later updated this number up to 14 — at least nine of who was shot. Police said five others were injured while trying to escape; their injuries included broken bones and head injury.

Age of victims range from 15 to 73, police said. As of late saturday 73-yearThe elderly woman remained in the hospital.

Three of 14 victims were being treated at Lexington Medical Center. for received gunshot wounds and is expected to be discharged, hospital spokeswoman Jennifer Wilson said.

Other 11 people the wounded were treated at Prisma Health. Nine of they have already treated and discharged, Prisma Health spokeswoman Tammy Epps told CNN. on Saturday night.

Police questioning witnesses for information

Police captured one firearms associated with the shooting and evidence from crime scene shows The two suspects used at least two different firearms, police said.

At least three suspects displayed weapons at the mall, but this is not the case. clear whether they all fired shots, the report said.

“It is believed that the shooting was an isolated incident between the suspects and was likely due to onconflict,” the police said. in in news release.

Law enforcement agencies are gathering outside Columbiana Center shopping mall on Saturday.Law enforcement agencies are gathering outside Columbiana Center shopping mall on Saturday.

Police chief says investigators believe those involved in The shooting knew each other.

“It was not a situation where we had some random Human show up in the mall, shoot with a firearm and injure peopleHolbrook said on Saturday. news conference.

Police questioning witnesses call 803-545-3525 to share Any information about or video of shooting.

“We know lot of people saw different things. Please take a moment, collect your thoughts and reach out law enforcement,” Holbrook said.

After the shooting, mall officials issued a statement. tweeted Colombian police.

“Today’s single, senseless act of Violence is extremely distressing, and our thoughts with everyone was hurt,” the statement said. “We are grateful for quick response and follow up support of our safety team and our partners in law enforcement agencies.”

CNN’s Michelle Watson, Holly Yang, Emma Tucker, Andy Rose and Raja Razek contributed to this report.


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