UPDATE (July 30, 2020): Richard Strickland has been located.

SAVANNAH, GA (July 30, 2020) – SPD Southside Precinct detectives are seeking a suspect in an entering auto that occurred at a motel in June.

Richard Strickland, 21, is being sought on charges of entering auto. He is a white male who is around 5-foot-11 and 130 lbs. with short brown hair. He frequents motels on Abercorn Street between DeRenne Avenue and Montgomery Crossroads.

Around 11 p.m. June 25 officers responded to Comfort Inn, 7110 Hodgson Memorial Drive, for a man who was pulling on door handles and then entered an unlocked vehicle. The suspect was positively identified as Strickland.

Anyone with information on Strickland’s whereabouts is asked to contact Southside Precinct detectives at (912) 351-3503 or Crimestoppers at (912) 234-2020. Tipsters remain anonymous. Tips can also be submitted through a CrimeStoppers online tip portal at https://www.p3tips.com/tipform.aspx?ID=757. Tipsters may qualify for a reward up to $2,500, depending on the severity of the crime. More information on the process of submitting a tip and how rewards are processed can be viewed at http://www.savannahchathamcrimestoppers.org/About_Us.cfm