Shots Fired Incident at Augusta Mall Under Investigation

Shots Fired Incident at Augusta Mall Under Investigation
Tybrea Nelson

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of shots fired at Dillard’s in Augusta Mall, located at 3450 Wrightsboro Road, on Sunday, April 28, 2024, at 1:43 pm. Deputies arrived on the scene to find that the suspect had fled and the victim had already left before their arrival.

Subsequently, it was discovered that the victim had been taken to the hospital for treatment in a private vehicle. The investigation is ongoing, and the authorities are currently seeking information related to the incident.

Individuals with any information concerning the incident are urged to contact Investigator Britney Moore at 706-821-4850 or reach out to any On-Duty Investigator at the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office at 706-821-1020 or 706-821-1080. Callers may choose to remain anonymous.

The Augusta Mall resumed its normal business hours on Monday, April 29, 2024.

UPDATE: 24-year-old Tybrea Nelson has been arrested in connection to the shooting.

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