COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - Columbia Police are investigating an assault that occurred at a residence on Luvalie Street.
The victim is a Young Republicans leader in Richland County. The Richland County GOP says Nettie Britts is in intensive care with a fractured skull.
It happened sometime between Wednesday night and Thursday morning.
The suspect broke into her home, and the statement released by the party says Britts woke up with a gun to her head. It's thought that the suspect then hit her with a gun numerous times.
Columbia Police are asking for this community and all communities to be vigilant and to report any suspicious behavior by calling 911.