Richmond County Sheriff’s Office investigating double homicide on Hammond Avenue

Richmond County Sheriff's Office
Richmond County Sheriff's Office
Published: Jan. 14, 2022 at 7:05 PM EST
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AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - The Coroner’s Office is investigating a double homicide that took place on the 2500 Blk. Hammond Ave.

On Friday, at 5:40 pm, Richmond County Deputies responded to the residence in reference to a shooting.

Upon arrival, Deputies located two victims who were deceased on the scene from gunshot wounds. A third victim was found shot and was transported to Augusta University Medical Center, condition is unknown.

According to deputies, the incident is believed to be domestic-related.

Both victims were shot at least one time and pronounced dead at 7:27 p.m. An autopsy is scheduled at the GBI Lab.

There is no suspect information at this time.

Investigators, as well as Crime Scene Technicians, have arrived on the scene and the investigation is in its early stages.

This is an ongoing story. Check back for details.

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