SAVANNAH, GA (January 7, 2016): Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department’s Robbery Unit is investigating an robbery and shooting reported near East Waldburg Street and Waters Avenue about 2:46 p.m. Thursday.
Metro and EMS responded to the area, finding James McFadden, 42, suffering from an non-life-threatening gunshot wound. McFadden was transported by ambulance to Memorial University Medical Center for care.
An unidentified male suspect allegedly, robbed McFadden of money before shooting him. No evidence of where the shooting occurred was recovered. Events leading up to this shooting remain under investigation.
The suspect is described as a black male with medium brown complexion, between ages 18 and 25. He stands about 5-8 and has a slender build. The suspect was last seen on a dark colored bicycle heading eastbound on Waldburg Street toward Harry Truman Parkway.
Anyone with information on this case 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.