“T.W. Josey High School Shooting Suspect Turns Himself In; 16-Year-Old Boy Charged with Aggravated Assault and More”

By | August 17, 2023



A 16-year-old boy turned himself in to the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office after a shooting at T.W. Josey High School. He is facing multiple charges, including aggravated assault and possession of a firearm on school property. The incident resulted in a student being shot in the finger and receiving medical treatment. The suspect’s identity has not been disclosed due to being a minor. The sheriff’s office has stated that no further information will be released at this time. In other news, Josey High School’s football season opener has been moved due to the shooting incident, and a Martinez Elementary student was found to have brought a kitchen knife to school. shooting-suspect-turns-himself-in-augusta-ga-richmond-county-sheriffs-office/70612775007/” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener”>Alexandra Koch reported

The individual responsible for a shooting incident at T.W. Josey High School has surrendered themselves to the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office. The suspect, who is a 16-year-old male, is facing several charges, including aggravated assault, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, possession of a handgun under the age of 18, and carrying weapons on school premises. Law enforcement officials have stated that these charges are a result of an incident that occurred at Josey High School, where a student was shot in the finger and subsequently received medical treatment at Augusta University Medical Center. Due to the suspect being a minor, no information about their identity is available on the jail’s booking website. Furthermore, the sheriff’s office has indicated that no additional details will be disclosed at this time. In light of the shooting incident, the Josey High School football season opener has been rescheduled. Additionally, there was another incident at Martinez Elementary School involving a student who brought a kitchen knife to school and showed it to other students..