Women's car hit by bullets

Gunshots were fired at a car and its two female occupants early Tuesday morning, according to a Richmond County Sheriff’s Office report.

They were traveling on Meadowbrook Drive at Mutimer Drive around 2:40 a.m. when the driver heard what sounded like gunshots and heard something hit the back of the vehicle.

The driver stopped at CVS, 2505 Windsor Spring Road. A deputy saw four bullet holes in the back of the vehicle, two of them in the back door; one had broken the back window and hit the back seat; and one had hit the left taillight.

The driver said she did not see anyone in the street or in a vehicle behind her when the shooting occurred.

Anyone with information can call the sheriff's office at (706) 821-1080.


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