Harrisburg shooting appears to be accidental

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Sunday, March 17, 2019

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT)-- The Richmond County Sheriff's Office says it appears the deadly shooting on Metcalf Street was accidental.

We are working to learn the details of what happened. We will keep you updated.

Saturday, March 16, 2019

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT)-- A shooting on Metcalf Street leaves one man dead, and another behind bars.

Just before 10 a.m., Richmond County deputies responded to the 800 block of Metcalf where they found one person with a gunshot wound.
The victim, 34-year-old Richard Splitchal, was transported to AUMC where he died.

The Criminal Investigations Division was called to the scene, where they later arrested 29-year-old Spencer Warren.

Warren was booked into the Charles B. Webster Detention Center for Involuntary Manslaughter and Possession of a Firearm during the Commission of a Crime.