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Man found shot in pickup truck identified

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The pickup truck crashed into a home at East 46th and Harmon streets. The pickup truck crashed into a home at East 46th and Harmon streets.
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Savannah-Chatham Metro Police have released the name of a man who was fatally shot on Thursday afternoon.

Benjamin Lamar Carter, 35, and Anthony Threatt Robinson, 38, crashed a pickup truck in Ardsley Park.

The truck matched the description of the truck that took off after shots were fired at the Coastal Gold Exchange in the 200 block of Eisenhower Drive. Police said Robinson crashed the truck into a home at East 46th and Harmon streets.

Carter was found shot in the pickup truck at about 3:30 p.m. He was taken to Memorial University Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

Robinson was charged with driving without a permit, fleeing to elude, failure to maintain lane, driving too fast for conditions, reckless driving, failure to notify after striking an object, failure to yield and obstruction.

Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police violent Crimes detectives are continuing to investigate.

Anyone with information about the case 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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