SAVANNAH, GA (Aug. 17, 2014): Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police are investigating the fatal shooting of a 17-year-old Savannah youth in Carver Heights area of west Saturday night.

Wayne Edwards was transported to Memorial University Medical Center  after the 9:53 p.m. shooting on the 1200 block of Elliott Avenue. He later died from his injuries.

Metro Violent Crimes detectives are continuing to investigate  the shooting. Anyone with information 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 confidential Tip Line also is open directly to investigators at (912) 525-3124.