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Man charged in Feb. 1 shooting

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Violent Crimes detectives from the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police have charged a 21-year-old Savannah man with a shooting that occurred in the Victory Heights neighborhood on Feb. 1.

King Jebrel Conway has been charged with aggravated assault for the shooting of Jakeem Bryant, 19, on East 40th Street. Bryant sustained non-life threatening injuries.

Bryant arrived at Memorial University Medical center at 5 p.m. on Feb. 1 for the treatment of a gunshot wound. This was shortly after Islands Precinct Patrol officers had been called to 40th Street to investigate shots fired and two men chasing one another through the neighborhood.

Charges were filed against Conway by Metro detectives on Wednesday. The shooting is still under investigation.  

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