AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - The gun that a 19-year-old was using when he accidentally shot and killed his 18-year-old friend was stolen, according to the Columbia County Sheriff's Office.
The gun was taken from an unlocked Dodge parked on Fairfax Street in Martinez the Thursday before the shooting, Capt. Steve Morris said.
Dominique Sullivan accidentally shot his friend, Delarrion Smith, with that gun Monday, Richmond County deputies said. The two were playing around with the gun in a car on Andorra Drive when Smith was shot.
Sullivan is charged with involuntary manslaughter, possession of a firearm or knife during a crime and pointing or aiming a firearm at another. He is being held at the Richmond County Jail.