AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – The victim is identified as Marcus Mandrell Scott, 38. The coroner confirms he is from Keysville, Georgia.
He died at 2:45 a.m. Richmond County deputies are still investigating the case.
AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – One person is dead after an overnight shooting in Richmond County.
The Richmond Sheriff’s Office say the shooting happened just before 2:00 a.m. on the 2300 block of Old McDuffie Road.
The Richmond County Coroner says the victim was driving a vehicle south on Old McDuffie Road when the vehicle crashed into a yard.
The driver was found to have at least one gunshot wound to his body and was pronounced dead on scene at 2:45.
The victim was sent to the GBI Crime Lab for autopsy.
The victim’s identity will be released once next of kin is notified.
Stay tuned to News Channel 6 for the latest on this developing story.