Police recover body found in Savannah River

Police presence blocking parts of West Bay, River Streets
Updated: Jun. 2, 2018 at 10:36 PM EDT
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(Source: WTOC)
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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - WTOC is following two separate incidents involving a large police presence along Bay and River Streets.

The first involves a shooting in the 100 block of Yamacraw Village. The victim drove towards the hospital, stopped on the bridge on Bay Street and was taken to the hospital with unknown injuries.

Savannah Police Violent Crimes detectives were on the scene of the second incident on River Street, blocking a large portion of the tourist hotspot earlier in the day. Officials say that a body was pulled from the water. An autopsy will be conducted to determine the cause of death.

Police say that the two incidents are unrelated at this time.

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