SAVANNAH, GA (August 3, 2015): Violent Crimes detectives of the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department are investigating a shooting that wounded a 13-year-old male Sunday afternoon.
At 3:10 p.m. Metro officers were dispatched to the intersection of Ott and East 38th streets, where the teen was found suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to Memorial University Medical Center in stable, but critical condition.
Investigators believe the victim was riding a bicycle with another male just before the shooting. Investigators seek to identify that bicyclist.
Anyone with information on this investigation should 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.