BURKE COUNTY, Ga. (WFXG) - UPDATE: The Waynesboro Police Department is investigating a shooting that happened Sunday night.

According to police, officers responded to the area around East 6th St. and Davis Rd. shortly before 8 p.m. for a reported shooting. When officers arrived, they found a 60-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound to the lower back. He was taken to a nearby hospital and is listed in stable condition.

Officials say the victim attempted to confront the suspected shooter, who then reportedly fired shots.

If you have any information about this incident, please contact Waynesboro Police Department Investigators at 706-554-8029.

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