SAVANNAH, GA (April 2, 2020) – Today, Savannah Police Violent Crimes detectives made an arrest in the February 28 homicide of Steven Meimen, II, 18.

At around 5 p.m. on February 28, officers responded to the intersection of Florance and Orchard streets in regards to a shooting and located Meimen with life-threatening injuries. Meimen was transported to a local hospital for treatment but later succumbed to his injuries.

During the course of the investigation, detectives identified Little Jay Lopez, 16, as the suspect in this case. Today, he turned himself in at police headquarters and was charged with murder. He was transported to the Savannah Area Regional Youth Detention Center.