UPDATE II: After further investigation of this case, foul play is not suspected.


UPDATE: The deceased is identified as Denise Chisner, 52. This investigation continues.


SAVANNAH, GA (November 13, 2015): Violent Crimes detectives of Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department have initiated a death investigation after the body of an unidentified adult female was found inside of a residence near Mad Turkey Crossing and Romerly Road on Friday.

At about 1:15 p.m. Metro officers discovered the body during a welfare check at the residence.  The Georgia Bureau of Investigations Crime Lab will conduct an autopsy to determine the cause of death.

Metro’s Violent Crimes detectives, patrol officers, Forensics Unit and Animal Control responded to the scene. The Chatham County Coroner also responded.

Anyone with information on this case should 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.