SAVANNAH, GA (December 2, 2016): Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department’s Violent Crimes detectives are investigating two shootings that occurred in the evening hours of Dec. 1 in West Savannah.
Metro responded to the scene at about 6:40 p.m., locating Keyuhn Washington, 17, who had been shot prior to police arrival. Moments later at about 6:53 p.m., Metro responded to the 1300 block of Comer Street in reference to a shooting victim. Reportedly, Joshua Lee, 17, was shot by an unknown suspect possibly in a black Nissan sedan. Washington was transported to Memorial University Medical Center with serious injuries. Lee was transported to MUMC with non-life-threatening injuries.
Detectives are working to determine any connections between the two shootings. These cases remain under investigation.
Anyone with information on these cases 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.