Gunfire draws deputies to food store on Olive Road

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Published: May. 21, 2023 at 8:29 PM EDT
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AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting incident that happened on Olive Road on Sunday.

At 5:17 p.m., deputies say they responded to the EZ Grocery store at 1675 Olive Road in reference to gunshots.


Upon arrival, deputies learned three male subjects in an unknown SUV, opened fire on three unknown male subjects who were standing in front of the EZ Grocery store.

Deputies say the parties fled the scene before authorities arrived, but no one was struck by the gunfire.

The incident is under investigation by the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office.