SAVANNAH, GA (Wednesday, August 23, 2017) –  The GBI is investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred Aug. 23 in the 600 block of Draper Street.

Officers were called to the area around 3:45 p.m. for a man with a gun. When the man fired at officers, officers returned fired, striking him in the leg. He was transported to a hospital with non life threatening injuries. Chief Joseph Lumpkin called the Georgia Bureau of Investigation to investigate the incident.

The GBI’s press release on the incident is available here: https://gbi.georgia.gov/press-releases/2017-08-24/gbi-investigates-officer-involved-shooting-savannah-ga