UPDATE: One dead, child injured in Sunset Blvd shooting


SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) –Savannah Police Violent Crimes detectives are investigating a Wednesday night shooting near Sunset Boulevard and April Street.

According to Savannah PD, officers responded to the basketball court at Sunset Boulevard and April Street and discovered 29-year-old,  Terry Coburn with gunshot wounds. He succumbed to his injuries at the scene. A 10-year-old was also grazed. The child was treated for minor injuries at the scene and was released.

News 3 spoke to a potential witness who says, “I heard pop, pop, pop, as I was coming up to Sunset Park and I looked over and I saw a little boy laying on the ground and another guy was standing up over him.”

The shooting remains under investigation.

Anyone with information should contact the Savannah Police tip line by calling (912) 525-3124. Information can also be forwarded to CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

News 3 was first on the scene. We will continue to bring you further updates.

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