SAVANNAH, GA (February 19, 2016):  Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department’s Violent Crimes detectives are investigating an aggravated assault that resulted in serious injuries at approximately 2 a.m., Feb. 19, in the zero block of West Bay Street.

When Downtown Precinct officers responded to the scene, they found Case Johnson, 58, suffering from multiple knife wounds. Johnson’s wounds are considered serious, but he is in stable condition.

The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 30 years old, wearing a dark jacket, blue jeans and a baseball hat. He was reportedly armed with a large knife and fled the scene on foot.

This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with additional 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.