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Witnesses Sought in MLK Jr. Boulevard Fatal Shooting

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Police are seeking the public's assistance in identifying suspects in a shooting that claimed the life of a man last Friday morning.

It happened outside the McDonalds restaurant at the intersection of Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard and West Victory Drive.

Detectives responded to a call around 3:05 a.m. and found Marvin Hills, 24.  Hills was taken to the hospital and later pronounced dead.

Anyone with information is asked to 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.


Savannah-Chatham Metro Police are on the scene of a shooting outside of the McDonald's on Victory Dr. at Montgomery St.

The violent crimes unit has closed Martin Luther King Blvd. between 44th St. and Victory Dr., which could have major traffic implications on your morning commute. The investigation of the shooting scene -- which includes a vehicle left in the street -- could take several hours, according to SCMPD spokesman Julian Miller.

A call came into police at 3:05 a.m. about a shooting at the McDonald's location. When police arrived, they found a man in his 20's shot and suffering from life-threatening injuries. He was taken to Memorial Health University Medical Center.

Police have not made any arrests, and ask anyone with information on the shooting to call Savannah-Chatham Crimestoppers at (912) 234-2020.

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