SAVANNAH, GA. (March 12, 2014): Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police made the third arrest related to Downtown Savannah shootings occurring Feb. 25 just after 1 a.m.
Shavatica Morris, 21, was taken into custody by the US Marshal’s Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Mar. 6, during a traffic stop at Davidson Street and Dean Forest Road. Morris was subsequently served warrants for aggravated assault and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon in connection to shootings on the 200 block of East Broughton Street. The shootings left a 25-year-old male and a 19-year-old female with non-life threatening wounds.
The morning of the incident, Metro patrol officers were called to Club Dosha on the 100 block to break up a fight when shots rang out.
Violent Crimes detectives continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding the shootings.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.
A confidential tip line also is open directly to investigators at (912) 525-3124.