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Drive by shooting involving multiple cars in Guyton scares neighbors


Guyton Police Department is looking for suspects involved in a shooting between multiple vehicles, it happened around 2:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 2nd on 7th Avenue in Guyton near Highway 17.

4 vehicles total were involved in the shootout.

Multiple shell casings were found in the neighborhood on 7th Avenue and there was a bullet found lodged in a utility box according to Guyton Police Department.

A neighbor claims their window was shattered and another neighbor reports their tire was blown out due to the gun shots. Police say they are not sure if those damages are a result of the shooting.

"That's what we couldn't understand, nobody saw anything," said neighbor Melvin Bishop. 
"They were like lightening, they disappeared in a hurry."

Highway 17 was closed near 7th Avenue for around 2 hours as police investigated the area.

Guyton Police Department says the shooting does not appear to be random and they are currently trying to find out if it was gang or drug related.

No one was injured during the shooting.

No suspects are in custody. If you have any information related to this case call Guyton Police Department: (912) 772-8745.

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