One person dead, found shot behind CVS on Walton Way

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One person is dead after an apparent shooting incident in Augusta.

Deputies responded to reports of a gunshot victim near the rear of CVS on Walton Way just after midnight, Thursday.

Investigators say the victim, 41-year-old Samuel Stewart, was transported there by an unnamed subject, who was originally taking him to the ER.

The exact location of the shooting is unknown.

The victim was taken to AU Medical Center where he was later pronounced dead.

A suspect has not been identified.

Count on NewsChannel 6 for the latest details as they’re available.

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