Richmond County deputies investigate fatal shooting

Richmond County sheriff’s deputies said Friday they were pursuing leads in the fatal Thursday night shooting of an Augusta man in the Kroger parking lot at 3128 Deans Bridge Road.

Montravius Deshawn McNair, 18, died from gunshot wounds, Deputy Coroner Kenneth Boose said. His death was the fourth Augusta homicide this year.

Another person at the scene was shot in the hand, police said, but they did not provide any other information.


Wed, 02/22/2017 - 14:33

North Augustan films birds-eye view of Project Jackson work

Don Barclay, a Savannah River Site retiree and software developer, shot this footage of ongoing site work at Project Jackson with a VGI Mavic Pro quad copter he got for Christmas. Read more