SAVANNAH, GA (November 13, 2015): Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department’s Violent Crimes detectives are investigating a Thursday afternoon shooting on the 1100 block of East 57th Street, that left Carlos Roundtree, 18, with a non-life threatening injury.
At about 1:30 p.m. Metro responded to the scene and found Roundtree suffering from a gunshot wound. He was transported by ambulance to Memorial University Medical Center.
Roundtree was reportedly riding his bike when a suspect in a gray Ford F-150 opened fire. The vehicle was last seen traveling west on East 57th street towards Waters Avenue.
The suspect is described as black male in his early 20s, with a dark complexion and unkempt afro. Investigators believe the victim and suspect may be acquainted.
Anyone with information on this case should call CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.
A confidential tip line also is open directly to investigators at (912) 525-3124.