AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – The Richmond County Coroner’s Office is investigating a shooting death that occurred at 12th Street and Anderson Avenue overnight. 

Kimberly Harris-Opoku, 56, of the 1100 block of Anderson Ave. was shot at least one time and pronounced dead on the scene. 

An autopsy has been scheduled.


AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) — A woman was found shot at the intersection of 12th Street and Anderson Avenue in the Bethlehem neighborhood on Thursday night.

Details are extremely limited at this time. According to the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office, the victim was found suffering from at least one gunshot wound.

The victim’s condition and identity is unknown at this time. It is also not clear what led up to the shooting, or if investigators are searching for any suspects at this time.

Count on WJBF NewsChannel 6 for the latest on this developing story.