AUGUSTA, Ga. (WFXG) - The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man wanted in reference to an aggravated assault. Authorities say it happened at about 12:50 a.m. Saturday.

According to the Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to the Budgetel at 954 5th Street for shots fired and one person down. When they got there, officials learned the victim left to take herself to the hospital. The Sheriff's Office says the victim was shot at least once by 63-year-old Darrell Gathers.

Investigators tell FOX54 Gathers was last seen in a black Mazda CX-5 with a temporary tag S1359686.

Any information regarding the location of this subject, contact Inv. Reese at (706) 821-1451 or any Violent Crimes Investigator at the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office at (706)821-1020 or (706) 821-1080. Callers can stay anonymous.

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