Richmond County Shooting Suspect on the Loose - WJBF-TV ABC 6 Augusta-Aiken

Richmond County Shooting Suspect on the Loose

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Richmond County, GA -

A suspect is on the loose after Richmond County Sheriff's Office deputies say he shot a man.

The shooting happened shortly after midnight, Wednesday morning, on the 1000 block of Olreich Avenue.

Deputies say 23-year-old George Edward Powell shot Eli Terrell Bell. Bell was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Deputies say Powell left the scene in an unknown vehicle and in an unknown direction of travel.

If you have any information, please call the Criminal Investigations Division at 706-821-1020.

Count on WJBF News Channel 6 to keep you updated as more information comes into our newsroom.

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