SAVANNAH, GA. (November 16, 2017): The Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Robbery Unit detectives are asking for the public’s help identifying a suspect in an attempted armed robbery that occurred on Oct. 25.

Around 7:30 p.m., Metro officers responded to Timberland Apartments in the 10600 block of Abercorn Street in reference to an attempted armed robbery call.  Detectives determined that two males attempted to rob a male victim at the apartment complex. The victim fired shots at the suspects in self-defense, striking one, Jaques Stuckey, 18. Stuckey was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries and was later arrested and charged with criminal attempt (armed robbery). The other suspect fled from the scene.

The suspect is described as a black male in his 20s, standing between 5-foot-10 and 6-feet tall. He wears his hair styled in an unkempt afro.

He is known to frequent the Abercorn Street at Wilshire Boulevard area.

Link to initial press release: http://savannahpd.org/metro-swiftly-makes-arrest-in-timberland-incident-shooting-appears-to-be-self-defense/

Anyone with information is asked to contact police. Anyone with information on the male’s identity is asked to call 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.