Homicide #16: Augusta Man Killed on Rosier Road


middlebrooksAn Augusta man became Richmond County’s 16th homicide for the year when he was found shot to death around midnight Wednesday.

Sean Middlebrooks, 35 (pictured), was killed inside a home on Rosier Road, where he lives. He was shot at least once and was pronounced dead at 12:05 a.m. Wednesday, the coroner’s office said.

No suspects or motive has been announced: “Investigators are conducting interviews and the investigation is in the very early stages,” a RCSO press release says. “There is no information on a suspect at this time.”

Friends and family are already remembering Middlebrows on Facebook:

  • Phyllis Olliphant: “RIP Sean middlebrooks we love you how can bi tell by daughter her children father is Dead she loved him dearly and I know he loved her prayers please.”
  • Tina Garnett: “Omg I can’t believe this mannnn this hit me RIGHT here good REAL friend of mine’s frff good heart and all GOD I pray my homeboy have a safe journey to u cause I no he gone make it…smh…r.i.p. my dear homeboy Sean Middlebrows dang…”
  • Keith Harrison: “R.I.P Sean Middlebrooks ? BRO LAW 4 EVER… THANKS FOR EVERYTHING….”

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