1 dead after shooting in North Augusta

NORTH AUGUSTA, SC (WFXG) - North Augusta Public Safety officers are on the scene of a fatal shooting off of Georgia Avenue.

Lt. Tim Thornton said a woman was found dead with an apparent gunshot wound.

The victim's identity is being withheld pending notification of next of kin, according to Thornton.

The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division's Crime Scene Unit is coming to the scene to assist in the investigation, Thornton said.

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