SAVANNAH, GA (August 30, 2013Suspects and victims appear to be the same in a Thursday night shooting in the Cuyler-Brownville area being investigated by Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police.
De’Andre Davis, 26, of the 600 block of West 40th Street and Jeremy Famble, 22, of the 3200 block of Bulloch Street were treated for gunshot wounds at Memorial University Medical Center. Davis was transported by ambulance and remained hospitalized. Famble was transported by private vehicle. None of the injuries appeared life-threatening.
Central Precinct Patrol Officers found Davis in the street beside a bag of suspected marijuana on West 41st Street near Florence Street. Violent Crimes investigators suspect the shooting took place during a drug transaction that turned into a robbery attempt.
Detectives continue to investigate. Anyone with information on the case is asked to call Crimestoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637). Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.
A confidential Tip Line also is open directly to investigators at (912) 525-3124.