SAVANNAH, GA (October 13, 2020) – An Oct. 5 shooting in being investigated as a homicide after the 57-year-old victim died as a result of his injuries.

 At approximately 7:45 p.m., officers responded to the intersection of E. 39th and Ash streets on reports of two vehicles exchanging gunfire. Upon arrival, officers located Cliff Rouse in serious condition. He was transported to the hospital, where he recently died as a result of his injuries. Further investigation revealed that Rouse was not involved in the incident.   

Detectives are following up on leads as they continue to investigate this homicide. If anyone has any information about this incident, please contact detectives at (912) 525-3124 or Crimestoppers at (912) 234-2020.

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