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UPDATE: Police ID Skidaway Shooting Victim

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Update 7/17/13 2:55

Metro Police have identified the victim in last night's shooting as 30 year old Gerald Williams.

Williams was transported to Memorial University Medical Center with critical injuries after the 6:24 p.m. shooting near East 51st St.

Police say the shooting followed an altercation with another man and they are looking for potential witnesses.

Metro Police says traffic was heavy at the time and are asking anyone who may have seen something to call Crimestoppers at 912-234-2020.

A confidential tip line also is open directly to investigators at 912-525-3124.

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A shooting this evening on Skidaway Road sent a man to the hospital with unknown injuries. It happened in front of GQ Tonsorial Parlor.

Savannah Chatham Metropolitan Police has one person briefly detained for questioning, but released. We'll have more information as it becomes available.

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