SAVANNAH, GA (January 31, 2017): The Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police asks the public’s help in locating Matthew Zupko, 28, the suspect in an aggravated assault on Monday, Jan. 30 at a residence in the Wilmington Park neighborhood.
SCMPD’s Islands Precinct detectives obtained warrants for Zupko’s arrest on Tuesday, Jan. 31. He faces charges of aggravated assault and criminal damage to property.
At approximately 4:00 p.m. on Jan. 30, Metro responded to reports of an assault involving Zupko that resulted in one injury. Zupko reportedly drove away from the scene before officers arrived.
Zupko is described as a white male standing 6 feet and weighing 160 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes. He fled the scene in a red 2009 extended cab Chevrolet Silverado possibly with Virginia license plate, VLT7100. The truck contains a black toolbox in the bed of the truck, a black Chevrolet “bowtie” emblem on the tailgate and a black grill.
Investigators warn Zupko may display erratic behavior and should be considered dangerous. Investigators ask citizens not to approach him. Instead, call 911 immediately.
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.