SAVANNAH, GA (April 26, 2016): The Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department Robbery Unit is investigating a burglary that occurred at approximately 10:30 p.m., April 25, in the 900 block of East 35th Street.
Two men entered the home and the noise alerted the homeowner, who thought it was her husband coming home. When she went to investigate, one of the two suspects reportedly struck the woman in the face. The victim then grabbed a firearm and fired a shot toward the two men as they fled the home.
The first suspect is described as a black male, 5-feet, 11-inches with a slender build and medium brown complexion. He was wearing a black zip-up hoodie, blue jeans and black tennis shoes. The second suspect was approximately 5-feet, 8-inches tall and wearing a red baseball hat.
Anyone with more information about this crime is asked to 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.