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Two injured in shooting, cutting at West 54th and Bull streets

(Source: SCMPD) (Source: SCMPD)
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

The Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department is investigating a shooting and cutting that happened Saturday night near the intersection of West 54th and Bull streets.

Officers responded to the first block of West 54th Street around 10:30 p.m. Saturday and found a 26-year-old man with a puncture wound from a cut and a 37-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the leg. Police said injuries were non-life threatening, but both were transported to the hospital for treatment.

SCMPD said the cutting and stabbing started as a verbal fight that escalated and turned physical. Officers said the two men knew each other before the fight.

Police are still investigating what happened leading up to the fight and said charges are forthcoming.

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