Arrest made in deadly shooting on Essie McIntyre Boulevard

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UPDATE (Tuesday, September 5, 2017, 8:52pm) – The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office has made an arrest in connection with Sunday’s deadly shooting on Essie McIntyre Blvd. Shaun Legrandes Walker, 31, is in custody and charged with murder, criminal attempt armed robbery, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

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Augusta, Ga. (WJBF) – The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a deadly shooting Sunday night.

The shooting happened around 9 p.m. on Essie McIntyre Boulevard.

36-year-old Antonio Ferguson was taken to the hospital, where he later died.

He was shot at least once, according to Richmond County Coroner Mark Bowen.

The investigation is still in its early stages, but we will be working to bring you more information as it comes.

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