The Richmond County Coroner’s Office told WJBF that one person was killed in the shooting.
The person was not immediately identified.
Augusta University officials said in a tweet around 12:10 p.m. on Friday that the shooting was “targeted” and appeared to have stemmed from a domestic violence incident.
“We are no longer treating this as an active shooter incident,” officials said. “There is no longer a need to shelter in place.”
UPDATE: It appears that this is a domestic violence targeted attack. Multiple police agencies are responding. We are no longer treating this as an active shooter incident. Expect a heightened police presence in the area. There is no longer a need to shelter in place.