November 5, 2009
AUGUSTA, Ga.---A man is recovering at a local hospital after being shot at the River Glen Apartments around 9:30 last night.
Investigators say he was shot in the leg.
The victim's friend, Demarcus Bright, was arrested. Deputies say when they got to the scene, they found crack cocaine, and Bright admitted it was his.
Bright was on probation and had other warrants out for his arrest. He's being held at the Richmond County Jail.
Deputies say the trigger man is still on the run. He may go by the nickname "Gutta Mike", and he was carrying a black handgun.
If you have any information about this shooting, please call the Richmond County Sheriff's Office at 706-821-1080.