Shacqueal Yves Omar Sanders
UPDATE: Shacqueal Yves Omar Sanders, 22, turned himself in at the Chatham County Detention Center the night of Friday, March 18. Sanders was arrested without incident and charged with murder.
SAVANNAH, GA. (March 15, 2016): With assistance from the Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force, Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department’s Violent Crimes detectives arrested Henry Speaks, 24, of Savannah, charging him with the 2015 murder of James Pastures, 34. Investigators have also identified the second murder suspect in this case as Shacqueal Yves Omar Sanders, 22, and ask the public’s help in locating him.
Tuesday, March 15, Speaks was arrested during a warrant service at a residence on the 200 block of Wilder Drive. He is charged with murder.
Sanders also is charged with murder, and is considered armed and dangerous. Individuals with knowledge of his whereabouts should call 911 immediately.
Sanders is descried a black male with a light brown complexion. He stands 5-9 and weighs 140. He frequents parts of east Savannah and is known among members of Savannah’s rap music scene.
On the evening of Jan. 19, 2015, Pastures was fatally shot in front of an apartment on the 1900 block of East 51st Street.
Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.
A tip line also is open directly to investigators at (912) 525-3124 and most area clergy have agreed to serve as liaisons for anyone who would like to share information with police anonymously.