Fatal Richmond County shooting on Walton Way

Fatal Richmond County shooting on Walton Way
Richmond County Sheriff's Office responds to deadly shooting on Walton Way

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - Earlier this morning at 12:20 A.M. the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office received and responded to shooting on a male victim on 1520 Walton Way.

The victim was transported to the Augusta University Medical Center by EMS where he was pronounced dead at 12:40 A.M. by an attending physician.

The male has been identified as 43-year-old Samuel Stewart III from Lithonia, GA.

An autopsy is scheduled for today at the GBI in Atlanta.

According to the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office the investigation is still ongoing.

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