SAVANNAH, GA (May 4, 2018) – Savannah Police’s Violent Crimes Unit is requesting assistance locating a man wanted in connection to a domestic strangulation that occurred May 2.

UPDATE (May 7, 2018): Sharkim Dunbar was taken into custody May 6 on charges of aggravated assault by strangulation, theft by taking, obstruction, false information and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Sharkim Dunbar, 21, is wanted on charges of aggravated assault by strangulation and theft by taking.

Just prior to midnight May 2, officers responded to a residence on Shawnee Drive for a reported strangulation. The female victim said Dunbar choked her unconscious and then left in her vehicle. The vehicle has since been recovered.

Anyone with information on Dunbar’s whereabouts is asked to contact the Savannah Police tip line at (912)525-3124. Tips can also be forwarded to CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.