SAVANNAH, GA (August 30, 2011): Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police are investigating the shooting of a 2-year-old boy at his residence Tuesday night.

 

The child’s mother flagged down a patrol officer in route to Memorial University Medical Center at 9:14 p.m. to tell him she was taking her child to the hospital with a gunshot wound.

 

The child was being treated for a life-threatening injury to his head. Police have secured the West Broad Court apartment at MLK Jr. Boulevard and Henry Street and were preparing to inspect the shooting scene.

 

 

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Julian Miller

Public Affairs Administrator

Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police

201 Habersham Street

Savannah, Ga. 31402

Cell (912) 433-0703

Direct (912) 525-3105

jmiller03@savannahga.gov