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Suspect in Augusta shooting on the run

George Powell/Source: RCSO George Powell/Source: RCSO
AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) -

A suspect in an overnight shooting is on the loose.

Richmond County Sheriff's Office investigators said around 12:46am, deputies responded to the 1000 block of Olreich Avenue in reference to a shooting.

Upon arrival, they discovered Eli Terrell Bell suffering from a gunshot wound.

Bell was transported to Georgia Regents Medical Center for treatment of a non life threatening injury.

The suspect in the case has been identified as George Edward Powell. Powell reportedly left the scene in an unknown vehicle traveling in an unknown direction.

Anyone with information is asked to call RCSO at (706) 821-1020.

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