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Jackson Man Killed in Shooting in Small House in North Augusta


A Jackson man was killed after an argument at a home in North Augusta early Friday, leading to an arrest.

Carlos J. Turner Sr., 44, of Jackson, was fatally shot at a small home on Old Aiken Road, Coroner Darryl Ables said in a press release.

Authorities say an arrest has been made, but the name has not been released at the time of this posting. Check back for more details on the suspect.

Just after midnight Friday, authorities responded to 928 Old Aiken Road in North Augusta. Turner was pronounced dead at the scene from a gunshot wound.

“A verbal altercation between Mr. Turner and a resident in the home is believed to have led to the shooting,” Ables said.

Turner will be autopsied Saturday, the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office is continuing with the investigation.

(Note: If you have a photo or memory of Mr. Turner to share, please text it to us at 803-487-3224)

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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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