Shooting Reported At Wrightsboro Road Business

Photo from the scene of a shooting at Butler Alterations located at 2516 Wrightsboro Road in Augusta, Georgia.
Photo from the scene of a shooting at Butler Alterations located at 2516 Wrightsboro Road in Augusta, Georgia.

Augusta, GA (WJBF) – UPDATE 1:40 P.M. : We’ve now learned that the injury sustained by the victim in a shooting at a business on Wrightsboro Road Tuesday morning was probably caused by a bb or pellet gun.

Neither the victim nor witnesses claim to have heard a ‘gunshot’ prior to the non-entry injury.

Richmond County Sheriff’s Office investigators are continuing to search for a suspect.

We will continue to follow this story as it develops.


Augusta, GA (WJBF) – According to Richmond County Sheriff’s Office deputies on the scene, a 29-year-old male was shot at an Augusta business.

The shooting happened around 11:00 a.m. Tuesday morning at a clothing store on Wrightsboro Road near Highland Avenue.

According to deputies, a bullet struck the victim’s left side and he was sent to Augusta University Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

There are no suspects, at this time.

We will continue to follow this developing story and provide the latest information as it becomes available.

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