Two injured in Thursday night shooting

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Gregory Humphrey

Two people are recovering this morning following a shooting at East Augusta Commons in Augusta Thursday night.

A 20-year-old male victim is in the intensive care unit at University Hospital this morning, while the 52-year-old female victim was treated for a bullet wound to the leg at the Medical College of Georgia Hospital and released, according to Richmond County Sheriff’s Investigator Chris Langford.

The male victim’s wounds were not life threatening, Investigator Langford said.

The two victims were shot outside the apartments after an altercation with an unknown suspect or suspects, he said.

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