Man Pistol Whipped, Robbed and Shot Off Old Savannah Road - WJBF-TV ABC 6 Augusta-Aiken News, Weather, Sports

Man Pistol Whipped, Robbed and Shot Off Old Savannah Road

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Richmond County deputies are looking for a suspect who goes by the alias "Crusty."

Deputies say around 5:30 a.m. Sunday, they responded to the 1700 block of Old Savannah Road.

The victim, 37-year-old James Geter, says a man approached him with a handgun and demanded for money.

Investigators say the suspect pistol whipped Geter, robbed him and then shot him in the lower leg.

The suspect ran away.

Investigators say Geter was taken to the hospital but is expected to recover.

 

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