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Augusta Restaurant Worker Shot in Heel by Stray Bullet from Nearby Apartments

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An employee of an Augusta restaurant was shot in the heel Saturday from a stray bullet fired nearby at an apartment complex, authorities said.

Employees were sitting behind Belly Kitchen restaurant on break around 3 p.m. Saturday when they heard gunshots coming from the direction of Murphy Crossing Apartments.

The victim, identified only as an employee of the restaurant, was struck in the left heel, sheriff’s officials said.  The victim was transported to the hospital for treatment while investigators tried to find the shooter.

The restaurant is located at 2601 Deans Bridge Road in Augusta.

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Greg Rickabaugh
Greg Rickabaugh
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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