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Mitchell Alanda St Clair Jr,
Columbia, South Carolina
September 16, 2013

Agencies: Richland County Sheriff's Department South Carolina

Last updated: 8 months ago

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One suspect is dead following an officer-involved shooting near East Boundary Road and Faraway Drive, according to the Richland County Sheriff's Department.

Department spokesperson Curtis Wilson said deputies were behind a suspicious vehicle at Woodfield Park near Decker Boulevard when a short chase ensued.

Wilson says a short time later, the suspect exited the vehicle and fired multiple shots at the pursuing deputy.

That's when the deputy returned fire and fatally wounded the suspect, according to Wilson.