An 18-year-old man died from injuries he sustained during a shooting incident which occurred shortly before 7 p.m. Saturday evening.
The victim was transported by a privately owned vehicle to Liberty Regional Medical Center in Hinesville and later transported by ambulance to Memorial Health University Medical Center in Savannah.
Slater said HPD was notified around midnight that the victim had died from his wounds.
Slater said he could not comment further on the active investigation. The Chief said they are conducting interviews and following leads. Slater is asking for the public’s help with any information they may have. Call HPD at 912-368-8211.