BREAKING NEWS: Shots fired incident during attempted home invasion

Columbia Police investigated a shots fired incident during an attempted home invasion Sunday night. (File)

Columbia Police confirmed officers were searching for at least one suspect following an attempted Columbia home invasion Sunday night.

The incident happened around 9:51 pm in the 3200 block of Mexico Gravel Road.

A department spokesperson confirmed an occupant in the home answered the door to at least one armed suspect who then attempted to force entry into the residence.

Columbia Police said the occupant grabbed a gun and fired several rounds while inside the residence as the suspect fled the area on foot.

There were no reported injuries and the investigation is ongoing.

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