SAVANNAH, GA. (October 16, 2013): Violent Crimes detectives are investigating the shooting of a 23-year-old Savannah man outside his residence Wednesday afternoon.

Nicholas “Dino” Clifton of a Hughes Avenue address near Laroche and Derenne avenues was transported to Memorial University Medical Center about 2:45 p.m. He underwent surgery and is recovering.

Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police are asking that anyone with information on the case call Crimestoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637). Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

A confidential Tip Line also is open directly to investigators at (912) 525-3124.