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2nd Man Arrested in Turtle Creek Shooting

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Harold Hodges, IV is facing charges in connection with January shooting Harold Hodges, IV is facing charges in connection with January shooting

A second man is now behind bars in connection with a shooting at a local apartment complex.

23 year old Harold Edward Hodges IV, was arrested and charged with criminal attempt at armed robbery Tuesday by Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police detectives.

That's connected to the shooting of 25 year old John Perry at Turtle Creek Apartments on White Bluff road.

Perry was treated for a gunshot wound after being struck by a bullet fired at his apartment door while two men were outside his apartment.

21 year old Ernest Patterson was charged in early February with aggravated assault, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, attempted armed robbery, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon in the commission of a crime.

The investigation by Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police determined the shots were fired after a drug-related confrontation. 

Violent crimes detectives continue to investigate the shooting and additional charges could be added.

Anyone with information on the case is asked to call Crimestoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637). In the body type, include "CStop2020" plus the tip. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

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