Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Columbia police have identified a suspect in connection with a weekend shooting at a party.

Jerome Coleman, 23, is expected to be charged with attempted murder and possession of a weapon during the commission of a violent crime.

Officers say he shot the victim in the upper body while leaving a party on Bronx Street in the Belvedere Community early Saturday morning.

Police say at last check, the victim was in critical but stable condition at a local hospital.

Coleman is considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with information about this incident or Coleman’s whereabouts are encouraged to contact Crimestoppers in any of the following ways:

CALL toll-free, 888-CRIME-SC

TEXT to CRIMES (274637), and mark the beginning of the message with “TIPSC,” followed by the tip information.

LOG onto:, and click on the red “Submit a tip” tab.