Metro police identify E. Waldburg Street shooting victim

UPDATE: SCMPD has identified the victim in Wednesday night’s shooting as Kevin Reid, 54. According to officials, Reid was walking with his wife in the 400 block of East Walburg when they were approached by three male suspects.

Reid was shot and later died.

Police say the shooting stemmed from an attempted armed robbery.

One of the suspects is described as a black male with a medium complexion, wearing a light-colored bandana over his face. The two other suspects were also black but their description is unknown.

This case remains under investigation. Anyone with any information should 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

_______________________________________________________________________________The victim of the shooting on E. Waldburg Street has died, according to police. SCMPD is now calling it a homicide investigation.  They are searching for two men who are believed to have run south away from the scene, down Price Street.


SAVANNAH – One man is in critical condition tonight after a shooting on Waldburg Street.

Savannah Chatham Metro Police tweeted that the shooting happened on the 400 block of Waldburg.

The victim was taken to Memorial and the suspects fled on foot.

Waldburg Street is closed from Price Street to Habersham Street for the shooting investigation.

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