56 shell casings found in Glynn County drive-by shooting, man treated for multiple gunshot wounds

GLYNN COUNTY, Ga. — On Sept. 11 at around 9 p.m., the Glynn County Police Department responded to calls for a shooting at 15 Magnolia St.


On their way to the scene, police were told that a victim had been hit by multiple gunshots and was being brought to a local hospital.

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GCPD secured the scene while officers met with the victim at the hospital.

The victim was identified as 44-year-old Terrance Thomas. He was taken to the emergency room by a neighbor. Thomas was treated for several gunshot wounds, one to the shoulder and several to the leg and thigh.

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According to GCPD, Thomas was sitting in a chair in the front yard of 15 Magnolia St. when multiple rounds were fired in a drive-by shooting. A total of 56 shell casings from both 40-caliber and .223-caliber guns were collected by investigators.

Officers also collected various types of suspected drugs littered around the front yard.

At least three other residences were also damaged by the gunfire.

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GCPD is asking anyone with information regarding this incident to contact Sgt. Savage at 912-554-7559 or Silent Witness at 912-264-1333.

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