SAVANNAH, GA (May 22, 2015): A suspect in the Sept. 24, 2014,
shooting of a Savannah man in Cuyler-Brownsville area has turned himself in to Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police after officers with a officers of a task force began visiting locations he frequents Friday.
Michael Eugene McIver, 24, surrendered peacefully after making contact with members of the Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force.
He has been charged with aggravated assault in the Sept. 24 shooting of LaJordan Christopher Johnson, then 20, on the 700 block of West 42nd Street.
Johnson was found in a house where he occasionally lives with non-life threatening wounds about 6:15 p.m. He told officers he was walking when two males fired multiple shots at him.
Violent Crimes detectives continue to investigate the shooting and seek the identity of the second suspect.
Anyone with information on the case 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 Tip Line also is open directly to investigators at (912) 525-3124 and most area clergy have agreed to serve as liaisons for anyone who would like to share information with police anonymously.
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