SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) — A woman is now dead after a shooting on Savannah’s west side early Tuesday morning.
This is now being investigated as a homicide.
According to Savannah Police, the call came in at 8:45 a.m. Tuesday. Officers responded to the 500 block of W. Gwinnett Ct. where they discovered a woman shot multiple times with life-threatening wounds.
She was taken to Memorial Health where she later died. The woman was later identified by the Chatham County Coroner as 22-year-old Mycara Jenkins.
There was a large police and sheriff’s presence on the scene and Gould Elementary was placed on a soft lockdown as a precaution.
There is no word on a suspect at this time. Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 912-234-2020.