One injured after overnight shooting downtown Augusta

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - The Richmond County Sheriff's Office said one man is injured after being shot downtown Augusta in an overnight shooting, Saturday night.

Police say a man was walking on the 1100 block of Anderson Avenue when he was approached by 3 males.

One of the suspects shot the victim in the ear with a handgun, according to the police.

The victim was taken to GRU emergency room with non-life threatening injuries.

The investigation is ongoing. Stay with WFXG Fox 54 as we learn more.