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Man injured in shooting at Augusta housing complex

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AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) -

A man is in the hospital after he was shot three times Monday evening at Jennings Place apartments, according to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office.

Deputies responded to 1821 Cooney Circle at about 7:22 p.m. and found an injured man.

Deputies learned that two men approached the victim, and one of the men shot the victim three times, according to the sheriff's office.

The victim was transported to Georgia Regents Medical Center for treatment and is listed in serious condition.

The sheriff's office is investigating.

This is the second shooting on Cooney Circle this month. On Nov. 13, a man was shot in the back.

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