UPDATE (December 14, 2022): Joe Burke, 24, has been booked into the Chatham County jail on charges of murder and two counts of aggravated assault in connection to the Dec. 4 murder of Kevin Johnson on W. 38th Street.
SAVANNAH, GA (December 5, 2022) – Savannah Police detectives are investigating a Dec. 4 triple shooting that resulted in one death at W. 38th and Bulloch streets.
Officers responded to the 800 block of W. 38th Street around 5:30 p.m. in reference to a shooting. Two victims, who were located at the scene, were transported to Memorial Medical Center by ambulance. An additional victim had already been transported to Memorial Medical Center by private vehicle. Kevin Johnson, 35, died at Memorial Medical Center as a result of his injuries. A 23-year-old man was treated for a non-life threatening injury, and a 39-year-old woman was treated for a graze wound.
Kevin Johnson is not related to Christopher Johnson, who was fatally shot in that location on Dec. 2. The circumstances surrounding both incidents remain under investigation.
Anyone with information on either shooting is asked to contact the Violent Crime 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.