UPDATE (May 17, 2022) – Jamil Romar Singleton, 19, was arrested on a murder warrant in connection to the Feb. 28 fatal shooting death of George Williamson, 17. The Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force located Singleton May 16 in Port Wentworth. Singleton has been booked into the Chatham County jail.

SAVANNAH, GA (February 28, 2022) – On February 28, 2022 at approximately 4:50 p.m., Savannah Police responded to the 400 Block of McKenzie Place.  Officers located a 17-year-old male who had sustained  a life-threatening gunshot wound.  The male was transported to Memorial Hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries. 

The victim was identified as George Williamson.

Homicide Detectives continue to investigate the scene.

Anyone with information on this incident should call the Violent Crimes Tip Line at (912) 525-3124 or CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward. CrimeStoppers tips can also be submitted online by visiting SavannahChathamCrimeStoppers.org and clicking “Submit Online Tip.”