Police: Woman shot on Maupas Avenue during drug deal - WTOC-TV: Savannah, Beaufort, SC, News, Weather & Sports

Police: Woman shot during drug deal

Residents called police after hearing a gunshot on Maupas Avenue. Residents called police after hearing a gunshot on Maupas Avenue.
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

A Savannah woman who was shot Monday night on Maupas Avenue is in critical condition.

Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department said Lindsey Brooks, 20, who lives on White Bluff Road, was shot during a drug deal. Residents in the 800 block of Maupas Avenue heard a gunshot and found Brooks in the street at about 9:30 p.m. Residents also told police that they saw a car speed away.

Brooks was taken to Memorial University Medical Center. SCMPD Violent Crimes detectives continue to investigate.

Those with information about the shooting can call CrimeStoppers at 912.234.2020 or text CRIMES (274637). In the body type, include "CStop2020" plus the tip. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

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