SAVANNAH, GA (December 3, 2016): Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department’s Violent Crimes investigators seek information on a reported West 53rd Street shooting that injured a 15-year-old male on Saturday, Dec. 3.
Just before 4 p.m. Metro officers responded to Candler Hospital, where the teen arrived in a privately-owned vehicle seeking treatment for a non-life threatening gunshot wound.
The victim was reportedly walking on West 53rd Street, between Montgomery and Bull streets, when a male subject in an approaching vehicle shot the victim and drove away.
This does not appear to be a random shooting. Circumstances surrounding this incident remain under investigation.
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.