18-year-old dies of injuries after Largo Drive shooting

Crime & Safety

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – Police say an 18-year-old has died following a shooting Tuesday on Largo Drive.

According to the Savannah Police Department (SPD), officers responded to the 11400 block of Largo Drive around 11:15 a.m.

There they located Bilal Pinkston suffering from gunshot wounds. He was transported to a hospital where he died in the evening.

SPD does not believe this was a random incident. The shooting remains under investigation.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call the SPD Crime Tip Line at 912-525-3124.

Information can also be submitted anonymously to Crimestoppers at 912-234-2020 or online here. CrimeStoppers offers a reward of up to $2,500, depending on the severity of the crime, if a tip leads to an arrest.


Original story posted May 19

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – Detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred in Savannah Tuesday morning.

Around 11:15 a.m. authorities responded to the 11400 block of Largo Drive.

According to the Savannah Police Department (SPD) an individual – described only as a black male – was located there with serious injuries resulting from a shooting. He was transported from the scene.

Detectives remain on the scene at this time.

WSAV News 3 will continue to follow this developing story.

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