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SCMPD investigating after shooting near Savannah High School


The Savannah-Chatham Metro Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred at 10:30 a.m. Monday morning in the vicinity of Savannah High School.

A 19-year-old male was shot getting into his vehicle on Pennsylvania Avenue when the shooter fired rounds at him from the second story of an apartment building nearby.

The suspect is described as a young, light-skinned black male wearing a camouflage jacket and red “Duck Dynasty” hat.

As a result of the incident, school officials initiated a lockdown until the area was deemed safe by authorities.

Anyone with information on this case should 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 tip line also is open directly to investigators at 912.525.3124.

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