SAVANNAH, GA (September 1, 2019) – Savannah Police Violent Crimes detectives are investigating a shooting that claimed the life of a 48-year-old male on Saturday, August 31.

At approximately 2:35 p.m., officers responded to the 4200 block of Bull Street on report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located shooting victim, Frederick Smith. Smith was transported to the hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

A person of interest was on scene and detained for questioning. Detectives are continuing to investigate this homicide.

Anyone with information is asked to contact our tip line at (912) 525-3124. Information can also be forwarded to CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.