One dead after early morning shooting on Karian Drive

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UPDATE: AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – An early morning shooting, on Karian Drive near Windsor Spring Road, leaves one dead and one injured.

The shooting happened on the 1800 Block of Karian Drive, where 57-year-old James Kenneth Avera was shot at least one time and pronounced dead at the scene at 8:15 a.m.

Avera’s body was taken to the GBI Lab for an autopsy, while another person was injured and taken to Augusta University Medical Center.


UPDATE: AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – According to the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office, there has been a shooting on Karian Drive near Windsor Spring Road.

Dispatchers say it happened around 8:00 a.m. Monday morning, on the 1800 Block Karian Drive near Windsor Spring.

Richmond County Coroner, Mark Bowen says, one person was injured and taken to the Augusta University Medical Center and one person is dead.

The scene is currently under investigation and WJBF NewsChannel 6 is out on the scene and will have more as the story develops.


AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – According to the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office, there has been a shooting on Karian Drive near Windsor Spring Road.

According to Dispatch, it happened around 8:00 a.m. on the 1800 Block Karian Drive near Windsor Spring.

The Richmond County Coroner confirms that one person is dead due to the shooting.

WJBF NewsChannel 6 is out on the scene and will have more as the story develops.

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