Savannah Police make arrest in accidental shooting on Dorchester Road

Savannah Police make arrest in accidental shooting on Dorchester Road
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SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) - An investigation into a shooting has resulted in the injured person being arrested by Savannah Police.

Officers responded to the 10600 block of Dorchester Road around 1:15 p.m. on Tuesday, to find 18-year-old Antonio Knight suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound.

Detectives determined Knight’s injury was the result of an accidental shooting. Detectives also say Knight had broken into the unoccupied residence and had been staying there for several days.

Following his release from the hospital, Knight was booked into the Chatham County Detention Center on a burglary charge.

The case remains under investigation.

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