One killed, two injured following shooting on Dowell Ave. in Waynesboro


WAYNESBORO, Ga. (WJBF) — One person dead and two others injured following a shooting in Waynesboro on Sunday, November 7.

The deceased has been identified as 31-year old Marquel Tarber from Millen Ga.

Authorities say the incident happened at 1:30 a.m. on the 700 block of Dowell Ave.

In addition to Tarber being killed, a second male was shot and suffering from life-threatening injuries. He’s currently undergoing medical treatment at Augusta University. A third male was also injured but his injuries are considered non-life-threatening.

Burke County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division is assisting the Waynesboro Police Department with the investigation.

Count on NewsChannel 6 to keep you updated on the developing story.

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