SAVANNAH, GA (April 16, 2017) – Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police are investigating the shooting of Edward Mells, 32, on Sunday, Apr. 16 near the intersection West 54th Street and Barnard Street.

At about 2:50 p.m., officers responded to a shooting in the 3600 block of Barnard Street. Mells was found with serious but non-life-threatening injuries, and transported to the hospital.

The actual circumstances leading up to the shooting are still under investigation. Detectives believe this was not a random incident.

Anyone with information on this case 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.