UPDATE: Victims named in Saturday afternoon shooting in Augusta

By: Staff Email
By: Staff Email

Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- The names of the two people shot on 1750 Essie Mae McIntyre Blvd in Augusta have been released.

Deputies found 22-year-old Kevin Hanna of Ptarmigan Road with a gunshot wound to his head and 26-year-old Daniell Simmons of Lanier Road with a gunshot wound to his abdomen.

Both of those victims were transported to GRU Medical Center for treatment.

Simmons has been treated and released. Hanna is currently in critical condition.

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AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- Two people were shot on 1750 Essie Mae McIntyre Boulevard in Augusta at 1:30 p.m., according to a Richmond County Sheriff's Office news release.

One victim was shot in the stomach and the other in the head, according to the release. Both victims were transported to GRU for medical treatment.

Witnesses on the scene told deputes a person of interest ran while shooting a weapon heading toward the T.W. Josey football stadium.

The names of the victims are not being released at this time.


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