Early morning shooting in Augusta

A Saturday shooting that left one man with a gunshot to the lower back followed an argument over the suspect's girlfriend, according to a Richmond County Sheriff's Office report.

About 12:45 a.m., Willie Tigney fired several shots with a semi-automatic handgun. Tigney was angry at Joshua Do for sitting on a house porch with the the mother of his child.

Do left the house on the 600 block of Wrights Avenue when Tigney arrived, but the suspect followed Do down the street.

Do was taken to Medical College of Georgia hospital while authorities searched for Tigney, who fled the scene on foot.

As of Saturday evening, Tingey had not been arrested.



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