Port Wentworth Police: Man arrested after shooting himself

Crime & Safety

PORT WENTWORTH, Ga. (WSAV) – A man wanted in connection to an incident in January where he shot himself has been arrested.

According to the Port Wentworth Police Department Monday, 24-year-old Keith Binns has been arrested.

Jail records show he was booked at the Chatham County Jail on charges of possession of a firearm as a convicted felon and reckless conduct.


Original story, posted Feb 26, 2021:

PORT WENTWORTH, Ga. (WSAV) – The Port Wentworth Police Department is looking for a 24-year-old man wanted in connection to an incident in January where he shot himself.

Details about the incident are limited, but according to police, Keith Binns Jr. is being sought for possession of a firearm as a convicted felon and reckless conduct as a result.

Binns is described as a Black male, about 5 foot 11 inches and 144 pounds.

He is known to frequent the Georgetown area and may be walking with a limp.

Anyone who sees him is asked to call 911 immediately.

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