Third arrest in Bi-Lo shooting investigation

By: staff
By: staff

Thursday, April 10, 2014

AUGUSTA, GA (WRDW) - Richmond County Deputies make a third arrest in the investigation of the shooting outside of a South Augusta grocery store.

Deputies arrested 23-year-old Bartell Reginald Griffin today, and charged him with murder and robbery by sudden snatching.

Officers say Griffin is one of the three men who robbed and shot 35-year-old Michael Hanson outside of the Bi-Lo on Gordon Highway April 5th.

Griffin was also shot in the incident and transported to the hospital. The two other suspects, Richardo Jones and John Lee Scarboro, were arrested the night of the shooting.

Investigators say they believe the incident was drug related.

Previous articles:
Fatal shooting in Bi Lo parking lot
Dispatch: Shooting starts at local Waffle House

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