29-year-old victim identified in Augusta deadly shooting

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Published: Feb. 1, 2023 at 9:21 AM EST
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AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a deadly shooting that occurred near Sullivan Road and Hollis Road on Wednesday morning.

Deputies said they responded at 2:48 a.m. to the area of Sullivan Road and Hollis Road to investigate a report of a shooting.

Upon arrival, deputies found an unresponsive man who had been shot at least twice.

The victim has been identified as 29-year-old Theotis H. Hasan II, of Augusta.

Hasan was pronounced deceased at 4:06 a.m.

Coroner Mark Bowen said the incident occurred near Second Avenue, which is around the same area.

There is no information about suspects at this time.

This investigation is in its early stages.

The shooting is the latest in a rash of deadly crimes that swept communities large and small on both sides of the Savannah River in the past year, claiming nearly 70 lives.