Savannah Police investigate overnight shooting on E. 54th St.

Published: Jul. 19, 2022 at 4:07 AM EDT|Updated: Jul. 19, 2022 at 2:59 PM EDT
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SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) - The Savannah Police Department is investigating a double-shooting that occurred early Tuesday morning.

According to the police department, officers responded around 12:15 a.m. to East 54th and Live Oak streets. Two male victims were found at the scene.

Shawn Passmore, 49, was taken to the hospital where he died as a result of his injuries. A 25-year-old was also found with gunshot wounds and was taken to a hospital with serious injuries.

According to an initial police investigation, the incident occurred as a result of a dispute between known parties. The incident remains under investigation.

Anyone with information on this incident or any other violent crime should contact the Violent Crimes Tip Line at (912) 525-3124 or CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020. Tips can also be submitted through a CrimeStoppers online tip portal at Tipsters may qualify for a reward of up to $2,500, depending on the severity of the crime.

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