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Augusta Victim Injured Inside Convenience Store After Shootout in Parking Lot

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Richmond County authorities are investigating a Tuesday night shootout outside an Augusta convenience store on Sand Bar Ferry Road.

Two or three men were involved in the gunfight around 7 p.m. outside Discount Food Store at 545 Sand Bar Ferry Road, according to sheriff’s Sgt. Caleb Lee.

“During the shooting, the front glass window was struck by a projectile,” Sgt. Lee said. “There were two victims inside the store when the incident occurred.”

Neither victim inside the store was struck by gunfire, but one of them was injured from glass debris.

No arrests have been announced in the case.

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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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