SAVANNAH, GA (January 2, 2018) – Metro’s Violent Crimes detectives are investigating a Dec. 30 death as a homicide.

Officers were called to Montgomery Street and W. Park Avenue about 4 a.m. Dec. 30 and discovered Eric Lamar Jenkins, 38, deceased. At the time, the death was investigated as a suspicious death.

An autopsy conducted today determined Jenkins suffered a gunshot wound. The circumstances surrounding the shooting remain under investigation.

Anyone with information should contact the SCMPD tip line by calling (912) 525-3124. Information can also be forwarded to CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.