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Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Columbia police are investigating a fatal shooting that took place Tuesday afternoon.

Officers have not released much information about the crime, but do say a man was shot to death in the 2300 block of Ervin Street. A person in the area flagged down an officers passing by the area, who then call paramedics.

The victim was transported from the scene and pronounced dead at the hospital.

Police say they are talking to potential witnesses, but so far, no suspect is in custody.

Anyone with information in this case should call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC, or e-mail a tip in to www.midlandscrimestoppers.com. You can also text information in by texting "TIPSC" plus your message to CRIMES (274637). Either way you choose, your identity will remain anonymous, and you could be eligible for a cash reward.

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