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Man injured in shooting Wednesday

Wednesday, July 24, 2013 8:02 AM
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Police are searching for a 23-year-old man suspected of shooting another man early Wednesday morning.

George Edward Powell  SPECIAL
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George Edward Powell

According to a news release from the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office, police responded to a shooting shortly before 1 a.m. on Oellerich Avenue and found a man with a gunshot wound.

The man was taken to Georgia Regents Medical Center. His injuries are not considered life-threatening.

Police are searching for George Edward Powell, who left in a vehicle.

Anyone with information on Powell’s whereabouts is asked to contact the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office at (706) 821-1080.

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soapy_725
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soapy_725 07/24/13 - 08:10 am
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Another SPATE of crime. A flood, a rush, a tsunami, etc.
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Another SPATE of crime. A flood, a rush, a tsunami, etc.

AutumnLeaves
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AutumnLeaves 07/24/13 - 08:50 am
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There is no Olreich Avenue in

There is no Olreich Avenue in Augusta, Hephzibah, or Martinez. You might want to check the spelling on that address or could it be street or road instead of avenue?

PhiloPublius
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PhiloPublius 07/24/13 - 09:18 am
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When will the black community

When will the black community get outraged over out of control black on black violence the way they did over Zimmerman?

JRC2024
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JRC2024 07/24/13 - 09:27 am
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Philo, I do not think the

Philo, I do not think the good can control the bad no more than we can but I do think they got too outraged over Trayvon and Zimmerman and none over the killing of the baby in a stroller by the black robber.

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Sean Moores 07/24/13 - 09:44 am
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@ Autumn Leaves 8:50

That is what the police report says. I will pass this on the the editor so we can check.

iamme
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iamme 07/24/13 - 09:52 am
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*Oellerich Avenue

*Oellerich Avenue

Sean Moores
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Sean Moores 07/24/13 - 10:10 am
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@ iamme

That looks like it. We'll verify and correct it. Thanks.

corgimom
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corgimom 07/24/13 - 10:11 am
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It is so sad that nowadays, a

It is so sad that nowadays, a shooting in Augusta is just more of the same.

rmwhitley
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rmwhitley 07/24/13 - 06:13 pm
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Guarantee
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he has a concealed weapons permit and has never so much as spit on the sidewalk. I'm certain he has his Phd. from M.I.T.

KSL
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KSL 07/25/13 - 04:39 am
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He looks like Trayvon grown

He looks like Trayvon grown up, sans the bad boy gangsta look.

jmo
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jmo 07/25/13 - 06:07 am
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KSL

Sans hoodie.

avidreader
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avidreader 07/25/13 - 09:59 am
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Eyebrows

Many of my students tell me that the "cut-outs" in the eyebrows signify a gang affiliation. This may be a myth. Is this true?

Gage Creed
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Gage Creed 07/26/13 - 09:00 pm
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Only thing missing is that

Only thing missing is that the victim was wounded in the leg....

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