Columbia PD search for 2nd home intruder after one fatally shot

Columbia Police release more information about a death last night on Doris Drive.

They now report they were called to the location to investigate a home invasion.  The resident told police, two suspects entered the home. 

The resident fired a shot and hit one suspect, who was pronounced dead at the scene.  He’s been identified as Joseph Taylor, 17, of Columbia. 

Police are still searching for the second suspect.  He’s described as a black male with short hair.  At the time he was wearing blue jeans, a white shirt, and white shoes. 

If you have information that could help this investigation, you’re urged to call the Columbia PD or CrimeStoppers.