14-year-old shot on New Jersey Avenue in Savannah Sunday evening

News 3's Andrew James took this picture on the scene.

SAVANNAH, Ga.(WSAV) – Savannah-Chatham Metro Police are investigating a shooting that injured a juvenile.

The male victim was 14-years-old, according to Sonny Cohrs, a Public Information Officer for the Savannah-Chatham Metro Police Department.

It happened at approximately 7:00 p.m. in the 1400 block of New Jersey Avenue on August 28th. He was taken to Memorial Health Hospital with serious injuries.

According to officials, detectives believe the incident occurred outside and the teen and the others involved in the shooting all knew each other.

SCMPD have determined the shooting accidental.

This case remains under investigation.

Anyone with any additional information is asked to contact the SCMPD tip line by dialing (912) 525-3124.

Information may also be forwarded to CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

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