Shooting Victim Dies

Savannah-Chatham police are on the lookout for the person or persons responsible for a shooting on the city's east side. The victim was discovered in the 800 block of Hamilton Court about 3:30pm yesterday after someone reported gunshots in the area.

When police arrived, they found 29-year-old Mohammed Mims of Savannah suffering from a gunshot wound. He was rushed to Memorial Health where he died just before 10pm.

Forensic investigators gathered evidence while a K-9 unit was brought in to scour the area. Police are asking for your help in finding the gunman; if you have any information, call CrimeStoppers at 234.2020.

Reported by: Melanie Ruberti,