Female shot in Savannah, two arrested

JUNE 21-- Officers with the Savannah Police Department and Hardin County Sheriff’s Department responded to a shooting today which appears to have occurred at Savannah Village Apartments on Ryan Street at about 5:50 p.m.

Police Chief Michael Pitts said one female was shot and suffered injuries that were not life threatening, and that two shooters were in custody. He declined to offer further details at this time.

Law enforcement radio traffic indicated officers were involved in a high-speed pursuit minutes later, chasing a black Ford Mustang said to be driven by a lone black male.

Within 10 minutes authorities reported two persons were in custody at or near Jones Nissan at Harbert Drive and Wayne Road, with two guns and a black Mustang recovered.

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