AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting on Billing J Drive in Augusta.
When deputies arrived on the scene, they found a 19-year-old man who had been shot in the hip. Investigators believe the shooting resulted from an argument over drugs that turned into a physical altercation.
The sheriff's office has identified twenty-one-year-old Matthew Jerrell Kelly, Jr. as a suspect in the shooting. Kelly is wanted for an aggravated assault. Kelly was last seen leaving the scene in a gray 2017 Jeep Renegade.
Kelly is known to frequent Salem Arms Apartments. He is considered armed and dangerous.