SAVANNAH, GA (November 21, 2015): Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department’s Violent Crimes detectives seek to identify the suspects who fired gunshots, that injured Onesimus Franklin, 40, on Burroughs and West 39th streets on Saturday morning.
At about 7:15 a.m., Metro responded to West 35th and Burroughs street, where Franklin was suffering from a non-life-threatening shrapnel wound. He was taken to Memorial University Medical Center in a privately owned vehicle for treatment.
Franklin was at a stop sign when at least two unidentified subjects opened fire at his vehicle. Franklin sought help on 35th and Burroughs streets.
Both suspects are black males. The first suspect stands roughly 5-4 and weighs 165 pounds. The second suspect stands about 5-3 and weighs roughly 156 pounds.
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.