Suspect in custody after deadly shooting on Bertram Court


A suspect is in custody after a shooting that left one person dead and another injured early Saturday morning.

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 1800 block of Bertram Court shortly after 4 a.m.

The Richmond County coroner says 30-year old Jamirus Wright was shot and pronounced dead at the scene.

Another person was taken to Augusta University Medical Center and is in stable condition.

23-year-old Jonathan Evans was taken into custody Saturday afternoon, in connection with the shooting.

Evans is charged with Murder and Possession of a Firearm During the Commission of a Crime.

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