SAVANNAH, GA (October 26, 2015): Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department’s Violent Crimes detectives are investigating a Sunday night shooting at Frazier Homes on Emerald Drive, that injured Javonte Washington, 23, of Savannah.
At about 9:33 p.m. Metro officers responded to the scene, finding Washington suffering from a gunshot wound nearby. Washington was transported to Memorial University Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.
Investigators believe Washington was walking in a Frazier Homes breezeway when he was approached by a group of unknown suspects and shot. Building damage was observed. No other injuries were reported.
Detectives are working to identify the suspects who fled in an unknown direction. Investigators also are searching for a white sports car and a white SUV possibly linked to this case.
Circumstances surrounding this shooting remain under investigation.
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.