Raymond John Worthem

Raymond John Worthem

SAVANNAH, GA (December 29, 2014): Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police have charged a 17-year-old with the robbery and beating of a Savannah man who received serious injuries Saturday.

Raymond John Worthem, 17, was located by Southside Precinct Crime Suppression Unit officers at 2:40 a.m. today after he was identified as the suspect in the attack by Metro Violent Crimes detectives.

Southside Patrol officers had responded at 11:20 a.m. to the 8700 block of Clark Avenue where Gordon Nash, 58, was found in the yard with head wounds from an attack with a metal object. He was transported to Memorial University Medical Center for treatment and remains hospitalized.

Worthem was located by CSU officers and charged with armed robbery and aggravated assault after being interviewed by detectives.

SCMPD Violent Crimes detectives continue to investigate.