SAVANNAH , GA ( August 22,2016) Savannah Chatham Metropolitan Police Department Violent Crimes detectives are investigating a  shooting of a male that occurred around 11:55 p.m., Aug. 21, in the 300 block of West 37th  Street.

Officers responded to the 300 block of west 37th street and found the victim suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to Memorial University Medical Center where he succumbed to his injuries.

Events surrounding the incident remain under investigation.

Persons with knowledge of the suspect identify and whereabouts may contact the SCMPD tip line by calling (912) 525-3124

Information may also be forwarded to Crime Stoppers at (912) 234-2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.