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Man sought in Forest Ridge Drive shooting

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police are looking for another suspect in connection with a shooting Sunday afternoon of a Savannah woman during a drug deal.

Police said JoAnn Starr, 48, was shot at about 4:35 p.m. when she got into an argument with suspects who demanded money. She was shot in the chin. Police found drugs and cash in the house off of Middleground Road.

Starr was taken to Memorial University Medical Center with serious, but non-life-threatening injuries.

Shawn Clinton Wallace, 21, was taken into custody after a Southside Precinct officer ran after him. He is charged with armed robbery, aggravated assault and possession/delivery of a controlled substance with intent to distribute.

The other suspect remains at large. He's described as a black male with a light complexion. He was last seen wearing a dark gray or black jacket.

Anyone with information on the case is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 912.234.2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward. A confidential tipline also is open directly to investigators at 912.525.3124.

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