Columbia, SC (WLTX) -- Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin has planned a community meeting for 5:30PM Wednesday, to address the Five Points shooting, and crime prevention in Columbia.
"As the father of two girls, I was heartbroken and outraged by this senseless act of violence. Our prayers are with the young victim and her family," Mayor Benjamin said.
The community meeting is open to the public, and all are invited to attend:
5:30PM Wednesday, Oct. 16th, at Columbia PD's PACE Team Headquarters located at 1001 Harden Street in Columbia.
The Mayor plans an open discussion with Columbia residents to discuss new ideas in crime prevention and solutions to make the city safer.