SAVANNAH, GA (June 30, 2017) – Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police’s Violent Crimes detectives are investigating the shooting of Marquice Allen, 34, in the 1100 block of West 49th Street on June 30.

At about 8:15 a.m., officers responded to the area and found Allen suffering from life-threatening injuries. He succumbed to his injuries at the scene.

Investigators have determined that this shooting was domestic in nature. At this time, it appears the shooting was an act of self-defense.

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.