Coroner identifies homicide victim from 2000

Coroner identifies homicide victim from 2000

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - The Richmond County Coroner's Office has identified a person found dead in Augusta on Feb. 6, 2000.

Weshme Louissaint was 18 years old when he was found dead around 8:45 p.m. at 3309 Commerce Drive, Coroner Mark Bowen said. He was shot at least one time.

Louissaint was from the West Palm Beach area and had traveled to the Augusta area with friends, Bowen said.

He was wearing a black corduroy jacket, a FUBU brand jersey, carpenter jeans and FUBU tennis shoes when he was found.

Anyone with information of the shooting or the death of Louissaint, can contact Sgt. Paul Godden at the Richmond County Sheriff's Department at 706-821-1080.

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