AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting near downtown Augusta.
According to the sheriff’s office, the shooting happened at around 2:49 p.m. Wednesday on 2nd Ave. near Bolt Dr. in Dogwood Terrace Apartments. When they arrived on the scene, deputies found 2 victims. One person had been shot in the leg and a juvenile had an injury to the head, possibly from shattered glass broken by a projectile.
Both victims were taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
The investigation is still in its early stages. More information will be available at a later time.