SAVANNAH, GA (December 10, 2015): Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department’s Violent Crimes detectives seek information on the circumstances surrounding a fatal shooting on 39th and Burroughs streets on Thursday afternoon.

At about 3:26 p.m. Metro responded to the scene finding Rocquan Scarver, 17, suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported by ambulance to Memorial University Medical Center, where he was pronounced deceased.

Detectives are working to determine the events leading up to this shooting, and ask the public’s help in identifying suspects. This investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information on this case should call CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

A confidential tip line also is open directly to investigators at (912) 525-3124.