Man found dead on Bobby Jones Expressway

Man shot and killed, found on Bobby Jones Expressway

An Augusta man was found dead early Saturday morning on I-520.

According to the coroner, 28-year-old Gerald Clifford was pronounced dead on the scene. Deputies said around 5:40 Saturday morning, a road deputy approached a vehicle on Bobby Jones near Mike Padgett Highway that appeared disabled. The deputy approached the 2011 White Chevrolet Silverado and found Clifford, the driver of the vehicle, with a gunshot wound to the head.

Violent crimes investigators are currently working the homicide. Details will be provided as they become available.

This is Richmond County's 3rd homicide of 2014.