Man shot in back at Augusta housing complex - WFXG FOX54 Augusta - Your News One Hour Earlier

Man shot in back at Augusta housing complex

Posted: Updated:
AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) -

A man is in the hospital after a shooting on Cooney Circle Wednesday afternoon, according to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office.

Deputies responded to Jennings Place apartments in the 1800 block of Cooney Circle just after 5 p.m. after reports of gunshots being fired.

A man was shot in the back, deputies said. He was transported to Georgia Regents Medical Center.

A 9-year-old child was also injured by broken glass and was being treated at the scene, according to the sheriff's office.

Deputies don't have a suspect in the shooting. They are investigating the case.

Stay with WFXG for updates.

Copyright 2013 WFXG. All rights reserved.

  • NEWSMore>>

  • GA school superintendent to visit Richmond Co. schools

    GA school superintendent to visit Richmond Co. schools

    Friday, August 28 2015 11:19 AM EDT2015-08-28 15:19:03 GMT
    Georgia School Superintendent Richard Woods will be visiting Butler High School and Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School on Monday.More >>
    Georgia School Superintendent Richard Woods will be visiting Butler High School and Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School on Monday.More >>
  • Richmond Co. School Board opposes Governor Deal's plan to fix failing schools

    Richmond Co. School Board opposes Governor Deal's plan to fix failing schools

    Friday, August 28 2015 10:28 AM EDT2015-08-28 14:28:14 GMT
    Governor Nathan Deal’s Office said there are more than 120 failing schools in Georgia.The Governor is fighting for his creation called the Opportunity School District. This action requires amendment to be passed. If so, it will bring in about 20 schools a year to a separate state wide school district.The Governor’s Office said his proposed amendment to help unite many of the failing schools around Georgia together in a separate state school district is to help them.However,...More >>
    Governor Nathan Deal’s Office said there are more than 120 failing schools in Georgia.The Governor is fighting for his creation called the Opportunity School District. This action requires amendment to be passed. If so, it will bring in about 20 schools a year to a separate state wide school district.The Governor’s Office said his proposed amendment to help unite many of the failing schools around Georgia together in a separate state school district is to help them.However,...More >>
  • FORECAST: Another warm afternoon

    FORECAST: Another warm afternoon

    20% chance of rain.More >>
    20% chance of rain.More >>
Powered by WorldNow