UPDATE: Suspects arrested in Stevens Creek Road shooting

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AUGUSTA (WJBF) — An Augusta shooting suspect is now in the Richmond County Jail.

25-year-old Anthony Mitchell is charged with 3 counts of aggravated assault.

The shooting happened Thursday night around 10:00 p.m. near Veracruz Mexican Restaurant on Stevens Creek Road.

Investigators say Mitchell had an argument with three men and then opened fire on them while he was driving out of the parking lot of the restaurant.

One of the men was shot and was taken to the hospital. He’s expected to be okay.

Sydnie Yilmaz

31-year-old Sydnie Yilmaz has also been arrested in connection with the shooting.

Mitchell is also facing a weapons charge.

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