Victim identified in deadly Harrisburg shooting

Victim identified in deadly Harrisburg shooting
Source: WFXG

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is investigating a deadly shooting in the Harrisburg neighborhood of Augusta.

According to dispatch, the shooting happened near the corner of Moore Avenue and Fenwick Street at around 6:04 p.m. The coroner's office has identified the victim as 60-year-old Michael Gentry of Fenwick Street. His body will be sent to the GBI Crime Lab for an autopsy Wednesday morning.

Officials do not have a description of the suspect at this time, but we will update this story when one is available.

Judy Lafferman, Gentry's friend says, "He was a good friend, I mean he was really nice to everyone, no matter who you were. He spoke to everyone, or either he'd give you a thumbs up in his wheelchair."

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