SAVANNAH, GA (June 4, 2015) – Robbery detectives with the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department are searching for a man who forced his way in the home of an elderly woman on Spanish Moss Ct.
The incident occurred around 1 p.m. this afternoon. The victim, 82, received a cut to the back of head after the suspect pushed her to the ground. She was taken to the hospital for treatment.
The suspect is described as a dark-skinned, young, black male, who appeared to be 19-20 years old, with a neat haircut and wearing a clean white undershirt and white pants with the bottoms rolled up several times.
Investigators are asking anyone who was in that area an hour or so before the incident to think back and recall if they noticed anyone matching this description jogging or walking in the area.
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 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.