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UPDATE: Man Charged in Price Street Shooting

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The Savannah-Chatham Metro Police department says a Savannah man who told police he had shot another man who was trying to rob him on St. Patrick's Day has been arrested and charged with the shooting as well as lying to authorities.

19-year-old Darrell Lamar Walker was arrested by members of the U.S. Marshal's Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force this morning on information provided by a violent crimes detective of the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department and Metro's Savannah Area Regional Intelligence Center.

Walker is charged with the shooting of 20-year-old Joshua Williams, who was found in East Henry Lane on March 17th.

Walker has been charged with attempt murder, aggravated assault, possession of a firearm in commission of a crime and providing false statements and writings to a law enforcement officer.

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Violent Crimes Detectives for the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department say they are investigating a Monday afternoon shooting.

Detectives say just after 4:30 on Monday, they responded to reports of shots fired near East Henry Lane and Price Street. Officers observed a man on the ground suffering from a gunshot wound. The man was transported to Memorial Medical Center. He is listed in serious but stable condition.

Officials say a male called police soon after the shooting to report he had shot the victim during an altercation. He was interviewed by detectives and released.

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.

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