SAVANNAH, GA (June 28, 2016): Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department’s Robbery Unit is investigating a shooting and reported robbery in the 1000 block of Wolf Lane, at about 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, June 28.
Investigators responded to Memorial University Medical Center just before noon, where Pierre Byrd, 17, arrived in a privately owned vehicle, seeking care of a non-life threatening gunshot wound.
Byrd was reportedly shot during a physical altercation that ensued after an alleged armed robbery. Investigators do not believe Byrd was randomly targeted. This incident remains under investigation.
Anyone with any information on this case should contact the SCMPD tip line. The tip line is open directly to investigators by dialing (912) 525-3124.
Information may also be forwarded to CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.