SAVANNAH, GA (February 24, 2016): Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department’s Violent Crimes investigators are working to determine the events leading up to a shooting that injured a man on Atlantic and Seiler avenues just before 3 a.m. on Feb. 24.
Metro responded to Atlantic and Seiler after reports of discharging firearms. Moments later Rashad Lewis, 24, arrived at Memorial University Medical Center after being shot in that area. Lewis sustained non-life-threatening injuries.
Investigators believe Lewis and at least three other adult males were riding in a car together after leaving a nightclub on the 2800 block of Montgomery Street when shots were fired by at least three unidentified males riding in a dark-colored SUV. Investigators are working to determine whether the shooting stemmed from an altercation in the club. The shooter’s identities remain under investigation.
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