Man airlifted after Douglas shooting

Man airlifted after Douglas shooting

DOUGLAS, GA (WALB) - A man was hospitalized after a shooting and the Douglas Police Department is investigating.

It happened around 12:30 Friday near the intersection of Pine Street and McDonald Road.

Officials with the city of Douglas confirmed that Ricardio Cortez Mitchell, 28, was shot.

He was taken by helicopter to a hospital in Jacksonville, FL.

The extent of his wounds wasn't immediately available.

Police don't have a suspect at this time.

The investigation is ongoing, and anyone with information is urged to contact the tip line at (912) 260-3600.

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