SAVANNAH, GA (September 10, 2015): Tyron Henry, 20, was arrested on Wednesday by U.S. Marshals in Platteville, WI after Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police identified him as the suspect in the shooting death of Michael Anthony Johnson, 50, last July.
Members of the U.S. Marshals Southeast Region Fugitive Task Force (SERTF) traced Henry to his Wisconsin hometown. Henry was arrested without incident.
At about 11 p.m. on July 10, Johnson was shot at the intersection of 42nd and Montgomery streets. He was transported to the hospital where he died.
Henry is now charged with murder. He is awaiting extradition to Savannah.
Collaboration between SERTF, Metro’s U.N.I.T. and its Savannah Area Regional Intelligence Center resulted in Henry’s arrest.