Suspect arrested in East Boundary shooting

One person injured, another in custody after shooting on East Boundary in Augusta

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - On Tuesday, Apr. 23, around 8 p.m. Richmond County deputies responded to a shooting that happened near the 400 block of East Boundary in Augusta.

According to the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office, 26-year-old Edward Demetrius Bernard Taylor of Thomson Lane is charged with aggravated assault, possession of firearm during the commission of a crime, and 2 counts of cruelty of children.

Edward Taylor (Richmond County Sheriff Office)
Edward Taylor (Richmond County Sheriff Office)

The victim, 25-year-old Laura Frederick is being treated after receiving at least one gunshot wound.

The public information officer tells FOX 54 that additional charges are pending.

The shooting is still under investigation.

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