MOULTRIE, GA (WALB) - Investigators released the name of the man who was shot outside of a home.
The shooting happened around 11:15 p.m. Tuesday night on 5th Avenue.
According to police, Thomas Edwards was shot in the hip as he was walking down the road coming from a friend's house.
Investigators said a man approached Edwards and asked for a lighter.
Once he had it, officers said he stole $11 and some house keys from Edwards, and then shot him three times before running away.
There was no immediate word on the condition of Edwards.
The suspect was described as a black male wearing a black striped shirt.
Anyone with information is asked to call Moultrie Police.