Columbia, SC (WLTX) - The Columbia Police Department said a female passenger in a vehicle was shot in the head early Sunday morning.
Police said the shooting happened on West Campanella Drive.
The male driver told investigators they were driving along West Campanella when he heard gunfire, and saw the female critically injured.
According to police, the driver called 911 and EMS transported the victim to a local hospital. She was pronounced deceased by medical staff this afternoon.
CPD Investigators have collected evidence from the scene and continue to determine the circumstances surrounding the shooting, including a motive.
If you have any information, please call CRIMESTOPPERS at 1-888-CRIME-SC.