SAVANNAH, GA (August 5, 2016): Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department’s Violent Crimes detectives are investigating an armed robbery and shooting that injured Shikael Villaflore, 22, in the early morning hours of Aug. 5.
The shooting occurred at about 2:40 a.m. in a residence on the 6900 block of Hialeah Circle. Reportedly, Villaflore was robbed inside of the residence and then shot. The suspect fled the residence and the victim was able to seek aid at a nearby residence to call police. Villaflore was transported to a local hospital with a non-life-threatening injury.
Investigators believe the victim and suspect are known to each other. Detectives are working to determine the events that led to this incident and to identify any suspects.
Anyone with information about this case should contact the SCMPD tip line 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.