UPDATE: SPD Arrests Suspect in May 2 Fatal Shooting – SAVANNAH POLICE (savannahpd.org)

SAVANNAH, GA (May 3, 2021) – The Savannah Police Department is investigating a May 2 homicide that resulted in the death of a 22-year-old woman.

Around 4 p.m. officers responded to Jefferson Street at W. Victory Drive for reports of a shooting. Soon after the female victim, who was identified as Latoya Latrice Jones, arrived at Memorial Hospital by private vehicle. She later died as a result of her injuries. Detectives determined Jones was driven to the hospital immediately after being struck by gunfire on Jefferson Street.

The case remains under investigation.

Anyone with additional information on this incident or any other violent crime incident should call SPD’s Violent Crimes Tip Line at (912) 525-3124 or Crimestoppers at (912) 234-2020. Tipsters remain anonymous. Tips can also be submitted through a CrimeStoppers online tip portal at https://www.p3tips.com/tipform.aspx?ID=757. Tipsters may qualify for a reward up to $2,500, depending on the severity of the crime. More information on the process of submitting a tip and how rewards are processed can be viewed at http://www.savannahchathamcrimestoppers.org/About_Us.cfm