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Savannah Man Wounded in Ogeechee Road Shooting


🚓 The Gist: Savannah police are investigating another shooting after a weekend marked by gun violence. Monday’s shooting left a man wounded in the 3600 block of Ogeechee Road on May 20.

🤔 Why It Matters: This incident adds to a series of recent shootings in the Ogeechee Road area, raising concerns about public safety and the need for community vigilance.

What’s Happening: Officers responded to the scene at 2:15 p.m. after receiving reports of a victim suffering from a gunshot wound.

  • Police provided first aid to the wounded man before he was transported to Memorial Health University Medical Center for treatment.
  • The severity of the victim’s injuries was not disclosed.

🏃 Catch Up Quick: Savannah has seen multiple shooting incidents in recent weeks, particularly along Ogeechee Road.

  • On May 10, a man was shot at a motel in the 3800 block of Ogeechee Road.
  • In July 2022, a robbery on Ogeechee Road led to a shooting that injured two men.

🖼️ The Big Picture: As Savannah police continue to investigate this latest shooting, it is crucial for the community to remain alert and cooperate with law enforcement. Anyone with information about the incident should contact CrimeStoppers at 912-234-2020. By working together, residents and authorities can help make Savannah a safer place for all.

💭 Your Take: What steps do you think elected officials and law enforcement should take to address the recent string of shootings in Savannah? Share your thoughts and suggestions in the comments.

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