Bullets ring out in Richmond County and Aiken County over past 4 days leaving at least four victims: Plus arrest made Tuesday in another Aiken shooting of suspect’s stepmom
By Greg Peterson
S.E. Social Justice Breaking News
(Augusta, GA/Aiken, SC) -At least four people were shot in four days in the Aiken-Augusta area.
Plus a suspect in an Aiken, SC shooting last week was arrested yesterday.
Barton Chapel Road: Shooting #4
Little is known about a possible fatal shooting and robbery reported about 5:45 p.m. ET on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017 at or near 2664 Barton Chapel Road in south Augusta.
An officer on the scene radioed the victim “is dead.”
However shortly after the shooting a lookout was broadcast for three armed suspects in connection with a robbery. Three black males, one with deadlocks and one wearing a navy blue of black hoodie and blue jean shorts and the third was listed by name – that we have been unable to confirm. Richmond County officials requested a Georgia State Patrol helicopter to assist in a search of several wooded areas.
Its not clear if the shooting was connected to several developments shortly after the crime:
An hour later a car was found with a gun in in at the end of Railroad Ave.
And Tuesday night police from Georgia and South Carolina chased a felony suspects into North Augusta – and he soon wrecked or stopped and ran – and was apparently taken into custody.
Augusta bar shooting #3
Late Tuesday afternoon a nurse at an Augusta hospital called to report a man showed up with a bullet wound to his leg.
The man reportedly told the nurse he had been drinking earlier at a bar and heard gunfire, then he drank a bit more. The man then went home to take a nap. Once he came too, the man discovered he had a bullet wound in his leg and went to the hospital.
Victim dies after Sunday morning, Nov. 5, 2017 Augusta: Shooting #2
26-year-old Frederick Booker was shot multiple times about 1 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017 at/near Heritage Apartments off Jackson Road in west Augusta, GA. Booker died Tuesday, (Nov. 7) in the Augusta University Medical Center Trauma Unit.
An autopsy is set this week at the GBI Crime Lab in Atlanta. The fatal shooting is being probed by the Richmond County Sheriff’s Department homicide team and the Richmond County Coroner’s Office.
Saturday Morning Aiken Apartments: Shooting #1
A Warrenville, S.C. man with long criminal history is charged with trying to murder his common law wife in a shooting early Saturday in Aiken County, S.C.
The man claimed he accidentally shot the victim during an argument. The case is being investigated by the Aiken County Sheriff’s Dept.
31-year-old Trevor Jataurus Mckie was booked into the Aiken County Detention Center about 6:30 a.m. ET on Sat., Nov. 4, 2017. He is charged with attempted murder, possession of a firearm by a felon during the commission of a violent crime and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
Mckie’s common-law wife told police the shooting happened about 4:30 a.m. Saturday during an argument. She was shot inside the couple’s garage at 883 Richardsons Lake Road in Warrenville.
The name of the victim has not been released.
The victim is being treated for a gunshot wound to the stomach in an Augusta, GA hospital.
The suspect has a long list of crimes listed on the Aiken County Sheriff’s department website including numerous felonies and a progression of mugshots stretching back to 2004
Mckie’s past convictions including failure to pay child support, drunken driving and burglary
Suspect arrested in Orangeburg County following Aiken shooting of his stepmom
(Springfield, SC) – 26-year-old Anthony Davon Daniels of Aiken, SC was arrested on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017 for allegedly shooting his stepmother numerous times at Colony Woods apartments located at 811 Laurens Street N.W in Aiken.
The crime happened about 8:30 a.m. on n the Thurs., Nov. 4, 2017 and he was arrested yesterday in Springfield, SC thanks to the Orangeburg County Sheriff’s Department, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms (ATF). The shooting is being probed by the Aiken Department of Public Safety. The name of the victim, who was taken to an Augusta hospital, hasn’t been released
Daniels is charged with attempted murder, possession of a firearm during the commission of a violent crime and discharging a firearm within city limits. He is being held in the Aiken County Detention Center.