Man shoots at law enforcement, leads chase in Columbia

The man was wanted for several crimes.
Maury County deputies located Devin Rice late Saturday night, who led them on a chase, during which Rice began firing at them.
Published: Oct. 1, 2023 at 3:23 PM CDT|Updated: Oct. 2, 2023 at 6:48 AM CDT
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COLUMBIA, Tenn. (WSMV) - A man wanted for several crimes allegedly shot at law enforcement while leading them on a chase in south Columbia on Sunday.

According to the Maury County Sheriff’s Department (MCSD), deputies were helping the Columbia Police Department with a shooting investigation.

Deputies then found the suspect, Devin Rice, who led them on a chase, during which Rice opened fire, MCSD said.

Law enforcement disabled Rice’s car and took him into custody.

Rice was treated and released by the Maury Regional Medical Center. He was then booked into the Maury County Jail on other, unrelated charges, MCSD said.

MCSD said more charges are coming as they investigate the events from Saturday night and Sunday morning.