UPDATE: Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police have made contact with Joshua Brooker.

Joshua Brooker

SAVANNAH, GA (May 5, 2016): Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department’s Violent Crimes detectives are seeking a teen wanted for questioning in connection to the homicide that claimed the life of Christopher Patterson, 18.

Joshua Brooker, 17, is known to frequent the East Savannah area and may currently be on Savannah’s Southside. He is described as a black male of a brown complexion with medium length dreads. He stands approximately 5 feet 9 inches and weighs around 150 pounds.

Just before 1 a.m. on May 4, Metro responded to Iowa Street and Long Avenue, finding Patterson with a gunshot wound. He later succumbed to is injuries at Memorial University Medical Center.

Anyone with any information on this case or Brooker’s whereabouts is asked to call Metro’s confidential tip line. The tip line is open directly to investigators at (912) 525-3124.

Citizens may also call CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.