SCMPD says shooting at Cedar, East 55th streets appears accidental

SCMPD investigating a shooting at Cedar, East 55th streets

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - The Savannah-Chatham Metro Police Department is investigating a shooting at Cedar and East 55th streets.

At about 10 a.m., officers responded to the scene and found a 30-year-old male suffering from a gunshot wound. He was transported to the hospital and his injuries were determined by police as non-life threatening.

All involved parties remained on scene and were cooperative during this investigation.

Investigators determined a physical altercation took place between the victim and another subject on scene. During the altercation, a gun was discharged.

At this time, it appears the discharge was accidental.

Anyone with information on this case should contact the SCMPD tip line by dialing 912.525.3124.

Information may also be forwarded to CrimeStoppers at 912.234.2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

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