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18 year old fatally shot

Shooting in first block of East 54th Street Shooting in first block of East 54th Street

Savannah-Chatham Metro Police are looking for two vehicles that left the scene where a high school senior was fatally shot Thursday night.

Cleophus Donte Swann, 18, of the 100 block of Heritage Way, was found dead at about 8:20 p.m. in the first block of East 54th Street. An autopsy is scheduled for Friday morning.

Residents told police that they heard gunshots and saw a light-colored SUV or pickup truck and a dark-colored car speeding away. A resident tried to perform CPR on Swan who was pronounced dead at the scene. Others called police.

Detectives from the SCMPD's Homicide Unit continue to investigate.

Those with information are asked to call CrimeStoppers at 912.234.2020 or text CRIMES (274637). Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

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