Police seek man in shooting of neighbor

Authorities are searching for an East Boundary man after witnesses said he shot and injured a neighbor Friday morning.

According to Richmond Coun­ty sheriff's Lt. Calvin Chew, a group of people were arguing outside Building 419 in East Augusta Commons on the 400 block of East Boundary shortly after 6 a.m., when the fight escalated between Clinton David Tolbert, 40, and Nathaniel Lee Collins, 31. Witnesses told authorities Collins pulled out a gun and shot Tolbert once in the right knee and once in the chest. Collins then fled the scene.

Tolbert was taken to Medical College of Georgia Hospital where he is in critical condition.