Metro police investigate Wilder Drive Shooting



The Violent Crimes Unit of Savannah-Chatham Metro Police is investigating a shooting at Wilder Drive and Avery Street on Saturday afternoon.

Police say Rakeith Hendrix was shot near that location, before running to the 700 block of Wheaton Street to get help, said Bianca Johnson, the Public Information Coordination for Savannah-Chatham County Metro Police.

The 19-year-old was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. Police say his injury was non-life threatening.



Anyone with information is urged to call Crimestoppers: (912)-234-2020

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