One person dead following shooting incident in Augusta

CSRA News

Update: Sunday, October 13 at 10:09 p.m.

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – The Richmond County Coroner’s Office identified the victim as 24-year-old Devante Green, of McCoys Creek Road in Grovetown. The coroner reports he was shot at least one time. Green was transported to the GBI lab for autopsy.

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) — One person is dead following a shooting incident, Sunday evening.

Richmond County Deputies responded to the 2100 block of Charlestown South Apartments on Lumpkin Road at 6:48 p.m. on Sunday, October 13 in reference to residents hearing shots fired.

Authorities found a man dead behind an apartment building. We’re told the investigation is in its early stages.

The victim has not been identified and there is no suspect description at this time.

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