HEPHZIBAH, Ga. — Authorities say a Georgia man was found fatally shot inside of a shed.

The Augusta Chronicle reports (http://bit.ly/2sffrtM ) 27-year-old Chad Garner was shot and killed Sunday in Hephzibah.

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office said in a release that deputies answered a call regarding an unresponsive male inside a small shed after 11 a.m.

An autopsy is scheduled at the Georgia Bureau of Investigation Crime Lab.

Information from: The Augusta Chronicle , http://www.augustachronicle.com

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