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UPDATE: 1 dead, 1 wounded in Mississippi Ave Shooting

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The Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department says they are investigating an east Savannah shooting that left one person dead and another injured.

Metro police says just before 7:30 on Monday, officers found two gunshot victims on the ground near the 2000 block of Mississippi Avenue. 24-year-old Barry Trevon Williams was pronounced dead at the scene. 25-year-old Dominique Ellison was transported to Memorial University Medical center, where he is currently listed in critical but stable condition.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

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


Savannah-Chatham Metro Police are investigating a double shooting in Savannah.

Metro Police spokesman Julian Miller tells News 3 that two people were shot around 7:30 Monday evening.

The victims were found lying in the road on Mississippi Avenue near Ohio Avenue.

One of the victims was taken to Memorial University Medical Center with what appears to be critical injuries.

The condition of the second victim was not immediately available.

"It's a quiet neighborhood so when something like this happens it stands out. Anyone who saw anything we would like you to help us by calling CrimeStoppers or call the detective line and help us out. It's important to pull all the information together on what happened here," Miller said.

Anyone with information can call CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020.


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