SAVANNAH, GA ( June 29, 2011) A man is in the hospital tonight after he shoots himself while shooting at a woman and children.
At 8:00 p.m., officers responded to Skidaway Road and Eisenhower Drive to Ma Randys restaurant in reference to a shooting. The female victim told police that she confronted the suspect when he banged his car door into her vehicle.
A verbal altercation followed, and became heated. The victim stated the suspect threatened her. She was attempting to back up and get the suspects tag number when he opened fire on her and the three small children in the vehicle.
The suspect fled south on Skidaway in his Red Toyota pickup truck. At 8:55 p.m., an officer working at Memorial University Medical Center called in to report a gun shot victim had show up at the hospital. The suspects wounds were determined to be self inflicted and his vehicle was recovered near the incident location, in a strip mall.
None of the occupants in the victims vehicle were injured.The suspects name has not been released yet as charges are pending. This is an ongoing investigation.