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Armed Robbery Shooting Investigation

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A Savannah man says robbery was the motive for a shooting in east Savannah that left him injured Wednesday afternoon.

Now Island Precinct patrol officers are investigating the incident, which the victim told them began in the driveway of a residence in the Sunset Park neighborhood.

Robert Ward says an armed robber and an associate approached and shot him as they chased him inside the home to rob him.

The 26-year-old was not seriously injured and refused treatment, according to a patrol officer.

Anyone with information on the case is asked to call Crimestoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637). Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

A confidential Tip Line also is open directly to investigators at (912) 525-3124.

 

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