RICHMOND COUNTY, Ga. — A man is accused of shooting a 19-year-old to death in Augusta, deputies said.
On Sunday, around 1:20 a.m., Richmond County deputies were called to the McDonald’s on Peach Orchard Road in reference to a shooting.
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When deputies arrived, they found a teen, later identified as Da’Quantavious Proctor,19, suffering from a gunshot wound.
First responders immediately rendered aid, but Proctor died from his injuries. Authorities said he was shot at least one time.
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Later that day, deputies found and arrested Xavier Hatcher, 23, for the murder of Proctor.
He’s facing charges of aggravated assault, murder, possession of a firearm or knife during a crime, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
The investigation is ongoing.
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