SAVANNAH, GA (April 13, 2015): Violent Crime detectives are investigating the shooting of a Savannah man during an argument in the Midtown neighborhood this afternoon.

Central Precinct patrol officers from the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department responded about 12:15 p.m. to reports from the ShotSpotter system to find casings and blood at the edge of a fenced yard on the 600 block of East 38th Street.

Quinton Clark III, 34,  had been transported by private vehicle for treatment of an injury that appeared to be non-life threatening at East 38th Street and Atlantic Boulevard.

Detectives are investigating reports that Clark had intervened in the argument between the shooter and another male when he was shot.

Anyone with information on the case is asked to call Crimestoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

A Tip Line also is open directly to investigators at (912) 525-3124 and most area clergy have agreed to serve as liaisons for anyone who would like to share information with police anonymously.