SAVANNAH GA ( January 10, 2010) The Savannah- Chatham Metro Police are investigating the shooting death of a 79 year-old man and are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying three persons of interest.

Three persons of intrest

Just before 10:00 a.m., officers were dispatched to 1015 Waters Avenue, the Chu’s Convenience store. An employee called police and said a customer had walked into the store suffering from a gun shot wound.

Minutes before John Green, 79, had been in the store and had made a purchase. When he left the store he was robbed and shot. Green stumbled back into the store, stated he had been shot and collapsed.

He was transported to Memorial University Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

Three subjects were seen in the area at the time of the shooting and detectives believe may they have knowledge of the robbery and homicide. They are asking for the public’s assistances in identifying and locating these three subjects. 

Green was a savannah native and was well known. Anyone with information on this homicide is asked to call Crimestoppers at (912) 234-2020  or text CRIMES (274637). In the body type, include “CStop2020” plus the tip. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward