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Savannah police investigate 2 shootings; 1 man seriously injured in the gunfire


SAVANNAH, Georgia — Police in Savannah are investigating two shootings that left one man with serious injuries.

Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police say both shootings happened Tuesday night.

Police said 19-year-old Troy Kirkland was taken to Memorial University Medical Center for treatment of a serious gunshot injury after a shooting around 6:45 p.m. Tuesday on Capitol Street.

Later Tuesday, 26-year-old Terry Brown Jr. was hospitalized at St. Joseph's Hospital with a wound to his knee after a shooting just before midnight in the area of his home on East 55th Street.

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