Arrest made in double homicide in Richmond County

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AUGUSTA, Ga (WJBF) – UPDATE: A man has been arrested in connection to the double homicide in Richmond County. The sheriff’s office has 29-year old Ryan Taylor behind bars.

Taylor is being held at the Charles B. Webster Detention Center charged with two counts of murder and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime.

AUGUSTA, Ga (WJBF) – UPDATE: 19-year-old Malik Harvey and 20-year-old Jahlil Brickhouse have been identified as the victims in the deadly shooting last night at the Glenwood Apartments on Lumpkin Road.

Deputies were called to the scene around 10:30 p.m. That’s where they found Harvey and Brickhouse, who had both been shot at least once. They were taken to Augusta University Medical Center, where they later died.

AUGUSTA, Ga (WJBF) – The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting that left two people dead.

According to Investigators, the deputies responded to a call about a shooting in the Glenwood Apartments at 2564 Lumpkin Road late this evening.

Two people had been shot and were transported to a local hospital where they died from their wounds.

The Sheriff’s Office Public Information Officer says deputies were able to locate possible suspects in the shooting.

The homicide investigation is ongoing and no further information was provided by the Sheriff’s Office.

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