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‘Active Investigation’ After 2 Residents Discovered Dead at Augusta Personal Care Home, Coroner Says


The Coroner’s Office is investigating two deaths from First Love Personal Care Home at 2403 Wrightsboro Road in Augusta.

The call came in just after 9 a.m. Sunday. Both victims were found by the caretaker in different areas of the home, Coroner Mark Bowen said in a press release. Four other residents were taken to the hospital by EMS. Autopsies will be conducted tomorrow.

The victims are as follows: Georgia Blount, 84 years old, and Sylvia Reid, 75 years old.

The coroner called it an “active investigation.”

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Greg Rickabaugh is an award-winning crime reporter in the Augusta-Aiken area with experience writing for The Augusta Chronicle, The Augusta Press and serving as publisher of The Jail Report. Rickabaugh is a 1994 graduate of the University of South Carolina and has appeared on several crime documentaries on the Investigation Discovery channel.
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