Man injured in shooting early Friday identified, dog removed from home

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Friday, Aug. 2, 2019

Deputies are working a shooting on Mount Auburn Street.

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) -- Richmond County deputies are working a shooting early Friday.

Officials with the sheriff's office say it happened around 3:21 a.m. on the 2300 block of Mount Auburn Street in Augusta.

James West Jr., 45, was shot at least once before being taken to the hospital. An animal was removed from the home, but there are no further details about that.

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