Man shot in the back after argument

By: Staff
By: Staff
MGN Online

MGN Online

Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- A man is in the hospital after an argument escalated to a shooting, the Richmond County Sheriff's office said.

The incident happened on the 3700 Block of Vera Drive as a call to an injured person.

Deputies said Roger A. Tyler, 30, and another male suspect got into an altercation and it turned physical resulting in Tyler being shot in the back.

Investigators said they've arrested Dominique Cody, 18, for aggravated assault and possession of a firearm after an altercation.

Tyler was transported to GRU for a non-life threatening injury. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

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