Savannah Police Department makes arrest in assault on Greenbrier Court

Savannah Police Department makes arrest in assault on Greenbrier Court

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - The Savannah Police Department responded to an incident at a residence in the 100 block of Greenbrier Court Saturday morning around 6:30 a.m.

Initially, officers responded to the residence in reference to a shooting. When they arrived, they found a 33-year-old male with injuries that were later determined to not be the result of a shooting.

A preliminary investigation revealed that victim and his roommate, Larry Hinkley, were arguing when Hinkley struck Burns in the head with a skillet multiple times. The victim was transported to a hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.

Hinkley was located by police on the property. He has been booked into the Chatham County jail on a charge of aggravated battery.

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