UPDATE (February 7, 2023): Three people are in custody in connection to a Nov. 22, 2022 double shooting that resulted in the death of 31-year-old Mykel Price. SPD detectives identified three suspects in the case, all of which are now in custody. Malik Johnta Grant, 27, was located by U.S. Marshals on Dec. 13 in Winston Salem, NC, and was charged with party to a crime murder and party to a crime aggravated assault. Marquis Sammuel Grant, 21, was located by U.S. Marshals and Georgia State Patrol on Jan. 10 in Pooler and was charged with party to a crime murder and party to a crime aggravated assault. Mikell Justin Sanders, 22, was arrested by U.S. Marshals on Feb. 6 in Savannah and was charged with murder and aggravated assault. All three remain in custody in the Chatham County jail.
SAVANNAH, GA (November 23, 2022) – Savannah Police detectives are investigating a Nov. 22 double shooting on Winwood Place that resulted in the death of a 31-year-old man.
Officers responded to the 500 block of Winwood Place around 4:15 p.m. and discovered two adult males suffering from gunshot wounds. Both were transported to a hospital for treatment. Mykel Price died as a result of his injuries. Xavier Johnson, 27, received non-life threatening injuries.
The circumstances surrounding the shooting remain under investigation. Further details are not available as the investigation continues.
Anyone with information on the subjects should contact the Violent Crimes Tip Line at 912-525-3124 or CrimeStoppers at 912-234-2020. Tips can also be submitted anonymously through a CrimeStoppers online tip portal at https://www.p3tips.com/tipform.aspx?ID=757. Tipsters may qualify for a reward of up to $2,500, depending on the severity of the crime.