Man walking street is shot in ear

Richmond County sheriff’s investigators say a man was shot in the ear in the 1100 block of Ander­son Avenue on Sunday morning.

The victim, whose name is being withheld by police, said he was walking on Anderson Avenue when he was approached by three unknown men, according to a statement from the sheriff’s office.

One of the men brandished a handgun and fired a single shot, striking the victim in the ear, he said. He was taken to Georgia Re­gents Medical Center for injuries that weren’t life-threatening.



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