An Augusta woman is dead from injuries sustained after an incident in early October.
Tiquanya Jones, 24, of Augusta, died at the Jospeh M. Still Burn Center at 11:39 a.m. Thursday , according to a news release from Richmond County Coroner Mark Bowen.
Jones sustained burns on over 80 percent of her body after an incident that took place around midnight on Oct. 11 at a residence in the 3100 block of Skinner Mill Road, the news release states.
The case is a suspicious death and is being investigated by the coroner’s office and Richmond County Sheriff’s Office, according to Bowen.
The body was sent to the GBI Lab for an autopsy.