SAVANNAH, GA  ( August 10, 2012 )  The suspicious death from Thursday morning has been confirmed a homicide.

Michael PERRY, 34, has been charged with the stabbing death of Dezanne Cassandra Davis, 38.


Just after 5 a.m., police were flagged down by a man who told them he thought someone was dead. He directed them to a make-shift homeless camp in the wood line near Old Hitch and McAlister streets. Police discovered Davis lying on the ground, deceased.

PERRY was arrested yesterday on a separate warrant. Once autopsy results confirmed the cause of death PERRY was charged in the case. He was arraigned this morning on the charges and remains in the Chatham County Detention Center.