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UPDATE: Metro Police Search for 2nd Suspect in Sunday's Shooting

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UPDATE 1/13/14 4:20 p.m.

Metro Police are searching for a second suspect in Sunday's shooting that investigators say was drug-related.

JoAnn Starr, 48, of the 100 block of Forest Ridge Drive, was transported to Memorial University Medical Center with serious but non-life threatening injuries.

Investigators determined that she got into an altercation with the suspects who demanded money and shot her in the chin.

Police found drugs and cash in the house, spokesman Julian Miller said.

Police say Shawn Clinton Wallace, 21, of the 2400 block of East 40th Street, was apprehended after a foot chase with a Southside Precinct officer.

He is charged with armed robbery, aggravated assault and possession/delivery of a controlled substance with intent to distribute.

A second suspect still is being sought.

He was described as a black male with a light complexion wearing a dark gray or black jacket.

Anyone with information on the case is asked to call Crimestoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. 

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Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police officers are on the scene of a shooting on 126 Forest Ridge Road.

Police say a woman was shot when she answered the door. She was taken by ambulance to Memorial hospital. Police said they believe her injuries are serious but non life threatening. 

Police have detained one suspect, and are still searching for another they believe armed and dangerous.

We will keep you updated as more information becomes available.

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