Police have arrested a suspect in the shooting death of Kortney Bryant at an apartment complex moments after Bryant is suspected of wounding another man at a nearby barber shop.
Corey Deangelo Johnson, 19, of South Oak Drive, Eastover, was arrested at his home Wednesday morning, the Columbia Police Department said.
Johnson is accused of fatally shooting Bryant late Saturday afternoon after Bryant got into an argument with another man at a barber shop on Beltline Boulevard and shot the man. The barber shop victim, whose name was not released, was treated for his injuries.
According to the police department, Bryant then walked across the street to his apartment complex, where he was shot in the chest and died.
Johnson is being held at the Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center.