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19-year-old shot in the face in Lowndes County, suspect(s) not in custody

Posted at 5:15 PM, Apr 10, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-10 17:16:38-04

LOWNDES COUNTY, Ga. (WTXL) — A 19-year-old man is in critical condition after being shot in the face in Lowndes County.

Lowndes County Sheriff Ashley Paulk says that the shooting happened around noon on Friday.

It happened at a boat ramp at the intersection of Val Tech and St. Augustine roads on the Withlacoochee River.

The 19-year-old victim, who has not been identified, was flown to the hospital in critical condition.

Now, LCSO is searching for a white Crown Victoria Town Car that may have a blue stripe on its side. Three men are believed to be inside the car.

This is a developing story. Stay with us for details.