Boone Co man's death under investigation, deputies locate alleged shooter

The Boone County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a man’s death that occurred this past weekend just north of Columbia.

Deputies were called to the 6700 block of N. Wagon Trail Road, Saturday afternoon, to investigate a disturbance.  Initial reports indicated one person had been shot by someone known to them.

When officers arrived at the scene, they found Allen Heywood, 27, of Columbia, dead from apparent gunshot wounds.  Officers were also able to locate the alleged shooter.

At this time, no arrests have been made but officials say they have no reason to believe there are any additional suspects that pose a threat to the community.