Fight between two leads to fatal shooting of 2-year-old child

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) – According to officials, a 2-year-old is dead after being shot on the 2900 block of Meadowbrook Drive.

Jaziah Pollard was shot and killed.

Officials say that the child's mother and a man not related to the child were involved in a verbal altercation. Authorities also say the man discharged a firearm multiple times into the residence and a vehicle.

The child later died from her injuries at the hospital. The man is in custody at this time.

No further information has been provided at this time.