A CRIME ALERT has been posted to the USC Division of Law Enforcement and Safety's website http://bit.ly/gpUqGQ:
Type of Alert:
Assisting Other Agency (City of Columbia Police Department)
Date and Time:
December 11, 2011 around 3:30 AM
Sumter St. at Pendleton St.
Race: ? Unknown
USC Police responded to the corner of Sumter and Pendleton Streets in reference to a report of gunshots heard in the area.? Officers secured a crime scene where shell casings were found.? Witnesses described the two vehicles involved as a white in color Ford Crown Victoria and an SUV (unknown make or color) which quickly fled the immediate area away from campus.