One man dead after a shooting in South Augusta


A man is dead after a shooting in South Augusta, according to the Richmond County Coroner.

The deceased has been identified as 18-year-old Brian Harris.

Harris was shot at least one time at the 2500 block of Deans Bridge Road. He was transported to AU Medical Center where he was pronounced dead at 3:19 a.m.

Police are actively searching for a suspect or suspects.

Harris will be sent to the GBI Lab for an autopsy.

Richmond County officials are on the scene of a shooting, on the 1500 block of Deans Bridge Road and Murphy Road.

It happened Friday, April 19 just before 2:40am.

Initial reports of the shooting was on the 2500 block of Dean Bridge Road.

No word yet on any injuries or a suspect.

The investigation is in the early stages. 

Count on NewsChannel 6 for more details as they become available.

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