SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) — Three people were injured in a shooting Sunday in Savannah’s City Market.
According to the Savannah Police Department (SPD), the incident happened around 1 a.m. in the 200 block of West St. Julian Street. Two victims, a female and a male, sustained non-life threatening injuries.
Another male sustained serious injuries but is stable, police said.
Multiple officers, SPD explained, were in the vicinity and able to quickly render aid to the victims and help with securing the scene. The three victims, ages 20 to 23, were transported to a hospital for treatment.
Police said a person of interest was seen leaving the area. Officers attempted a traffic stop, but the driver fled and continued until he was in Effingham County. He was charged with multiple traffic charges but has not been charged in connection to the shooting at this time.
SPD detectives continue to investigate the incident. No other charges have been filed.
Police are asking anyone with any information on the incident or anyone who has any photos or recordings of the incident to call the Crime Tip Line at (912) 525-3124 or CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020.