Man shot near Cherry Tree Crossing

A man is in the hospital after being shot Thursday evening near Cherry Tree Crossing public housing complex.

At about 6 p.m., Richmond County sheriff’s deputies were called to the 1600 block of Luckey Street in regard to an injured person and found a man who’d been shot in the back, according to a press release from Sgt. Shane McDaniel.

The man was taken to Georgia Regents Medical Center, but his condition and identity were not immediately available.

No information was provided on a possible suspect.