82-year-old blind woman shot over stolen Xbox, according to warrant

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Friday, Oct. 25, 2019

Elizabeth Thompson (left) was shot and killed Oct. 15th, and deputies arrested Dawson (right) in connection to her murder. (Source: RCSO)

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) -- We're learning more about the murder of an 82-year-old blind woman in Augusta.

According to arrest warrants, Elizabeth Thompson  was shot in the chest when someone entered her home on Kennedy Drive on Oct. 15th.

The warrants go on to say an Xbox 1 and Xbox mini card were stolen. The items were valued at $550.

22-year-old Andrew Dawson was arrested and charged Thursday in connection to Thompson's murder.

Dawson is charged with murder, burglary and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime.

The investigation is ongoing.

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