UPDATE: SAVANNAH, GA (September 18, 2017) –  Jaheim Morris, 16, has succumbed to his injuries. The circumstances leading up to the shooting are still under investigation. Investigators do not believe this to be a random shooting.

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.

 

SAVANNAH, GA (September 17, 2017) – Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department’s Violent Crimes detectives are investigating a shooting that was reported on September 17.

At about 1:20 a.m., officers responded to a local hospital in reference to a shooting victim. A 16-year-old male arrived at the hospital by private vehicle with life-threatening injuries.

Investigators determined the shooting occurred near the intersection of Dieter Street and East 33rd Street.

The circumstances leading up to the shooting are still under investigation. Investigators do not believe this to be a random shooting.

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.