COLUMBIA, MO (AP) – A man wounded in a shooting in Columbia has been charged with second-degree murder.
Boone County Prosecutor Dan Knight on Wednesday charged 22-year-old Darrius Edwards of Columbia and set his bond at $1 million, cash only.
Edwards is charged in the Tuesday shooting death of 44-year-old Derrick Brookins at an apartment building.
Edwards was taken to a hospital by private vehicle after the shooting. Further details of circumstances surrounding the incident were not released.
Online court records don’t show that Edwards has an attorney.