SAVANNAH, GA (August 10, 2011): Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police are investigating the shooting of Savannah man in East Savannah Tuesday night.


Eddie McBride III, 29, of the 100 block of Overland Trail was shot at least once and went to a relative’s house in the 1400 block of 40th Street to seek help. He was transported to Memorial University Medical Center for treatment of what appeared to be non-life threatening wounds.


McBride told police he  was standing at 40th and Cedar streets about 9:35 p.m. when two males walked up and shot him. Police were unable to establish the actual crime scene.


Anyone with information on the case is asked to call Crimestoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637). In the body type, include “CStop2020” plus the tip. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.


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