COVINGTON, Ga. - Deputies with the Newton County Sheriff's Office are investigating a Tuesday morning shooting on Hunters Ridge Drive after a male was found to be shot.
NCSO Spokesman Deputy Michael Gregg told The Covington News a male was shot in the lower right leg and deputies are on scene investigating.
The incident occurred at 10 Hunters Ridge Drive, in Covington, around 7:30 a.m. Tuesday.
The Covington News will continue to update this story as more information becomes available.
Staff Writer Darryl Welch contributed to this report.