A collaborative effort between Savannah Police Violent Crimes detectives and multiple agencies resulted in the successful apprehension of a 36-year-old male yesterday in the shooting of an adult woman on February 16.
At around 8 p.m., officers responded to the Alamo Plaza on the 1600 block of W. Bay Street and located Angela Richards, 39, of Pooler, with gunshot wounds. She was transported to a local hospital for treatment.
Due to an investigation by detectives and a CrimeStoppers tip, Charles Henderson, 36, was identified as a suspect in this case. With assistance from the Georgia Bureau of Investigations, Jenkins County Sheriff’s Office, Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office, Screven County Sheriff’s Office and Sylvania Police Department, Henderson was located and arrested at a residence in Millen, GA yesterday.
He has been charged with aggravated assault and is awaiting extradition to the Chatham County Detention Center.
Detectives are continuing to investigate this case. Anyone with information on this case can contact detectives at (912) 525-3124 or CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020. Tipsters are anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward of up to $2,500.