DEC. 14 UPDATE: Yesterday evening, detectives arrested Demonte Phillips, 21, in connection to this case. Phillip’s has been charged with murder and (felony) false statements.
SAVANNAH, GA (December 13, 2020) –– Savannah Police are investigating a shooting that resulted in the death of a 20-year-old male yesterday evening.
Around 9:30 p.m. on December 12, officers responded to the intersection of E. Gwinnett and Paulsen streets on a report of a shooting. Upon arrival, they located Calvin Marshall with serious shooting injuries. Emergency medical services personnel transported him to the hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries.
Detectives have determined that this was an isolated incident between two known individuals involved in an ongoing conflict. All involved parties have been identified. Detectives are continuing to investigate this homicide.
Anyone with information on this case should call SPD’s Violent Crimes Tip Line at (912) 525-3124 or Crimestoppers at (912) 234-2020. Tipsters remain anonymous. Tips can also be submitted through a CrimeStoppers online tip portal at https://www.p3tips.com/tipform.aspx?ID=757. Tipsters may qualify for a reward up to $2,500, depending on the severity of the crime. More information on the process of submitting a tip and how rewards are processed can be viewed at http://www.savannahchathamcrimestoppers.org/About_Us.cfm.