SAVANNAH, GA (December 24, 2017) – Metro’s Violent Crimes detectives are investigating the Dec. 23 shooting of a man at Wilder Drive and Avery Street.

Officers were called to the 700 block of Wheaton Street about 12:30 p.m. and found Rakeith Hendrix, 19, with a non-life-threatening injury. He had run to the area to get help after being shot near Wilder Drive and Avery Street.

The circumstances leading up to the shooting remain under investigation. 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.