SAVANNAH, GA (October 9, 2017) – Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department’s Violent Crimes detectives are investigating a shooting that killed one man and injured another in the 5500 block of Betty Drive on October 8.
At about 6:55 p.m., officers responded to the area and found Shawn Rhinehart, 22, suffering from life-threatening injuries. While officers were on Betty Drive with Rhinehart, Robert Reeves, 23, arrived at the hospital in a private vehicle with non-life-threatening injuries.
Rhinehart succumbed to his injuries at the scene.
The circumstances leading up to this incident are still under investigation. At this time, the shooting does not appear random.
Anyone with information on 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.