Columbia man arrested for June 25 shots fired incident
COLUMBIA - Columbia police have arrested a suspect for a June 25 shots fired incident, according to a news release from the Columbia Police Department.
According to the release, police arrested Deraze Lashon Bullock, 22, of Columbia, in connection to a shots fired incident on the 1800 block of McKee Street.
Police arrested Bullock for first degree assault, possession of marijuana, unlawful use of a weapon and armed criminal action, according to the release. He is currently being held in the Boone County Jail, according to the release.
A 16-year-old victim said the suspect, now identified as Bullock, confronted him while the victim was riding his bike the night of the incident, according to the release.
The victim said Bullock shot at him, according to the release. Police found shell casings in the area and no injuries or damage was reported.