Teen faces judge for first time after Dougherty Co. shooting

Published: Dec. 1, 2016 at 10:34 PM EST
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DOUGHERTY CO., GA (WALB) - A Colquitt County teen formally faces charges in Dougherty County for a shootout during an attempted robbery.

On Thursday, 19-year old Randy Lee made his first appearance before a judge and was officially charged with aggravated assault and gun crimes.

Investigators said that on June 3, Lee and another man tried to rob the clerk at the Fast Lane convenience store on Sylvester Road and exchanged gunshots with the clerk.

Both men were shot.

Lee went to the hospital in Moultrie for treatment and was arrested.

He was held in the Colquitt County jail until his transfer to Dougherty County on Thursday.

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