Savannah police investigating shooting/armed robbery

SAVANNAH, Ga. – SCMPD Violent Crimes Detectives are trying to find who is responsible for a shooting and attempted armed robbery on North Fernwood and Skidaway Thursday evening.

It happened around 6:15pm.  33-year-old Keith Wright arrived at Memorial Hospital with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound.

Police say Wright was riding his scooter when a man approached him and tried to take the scooter.

Wright was able to get away, but did suffer a gunshot when the suspect fired at him.  That suspect is described as a slim black man in his late 20s.  He’s around 5 foot 8 inches tall.

Anyone with any information on this case 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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