18-year-old arrested for W. 52nd Street murder

Crime & Safety

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – An 18-year-old has been arrested, accused of killing a 19-year-old who succumbed to his injuries just days ago from a shooting.

Ahmad Moore, 19

According to the Savannah Police Department (SPD), around 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 12, officers responded to a shooting on the 800 block of W. 52nd Street. Upon arrival, officers located a man, now identified as Darian Clark, Jr., 19, with life-threatening injuries.

SPD says Clark was transported to a hospital for treatment but succumbed to his injuries on Friday, Jan. 31.

Detectives identified Ahmad Moore, 18, as the suspect in this case. Savannah Police, in collaboration with the U.S. Marshals Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force (SERFTF) and the Effingham County Sheriff’s Office, arrested Moore for murder in Guyton on Tuesday.

He was transported to the Chatham County Detention Center without incident, SPD says.


Original story posted Jan. 12:

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – The Savannah Police Department is investigating a shooting that happened Sunday afternoon on W. 52nd Street.

At around 2:30 p.m. Sunday, SPD responded to a shooting in the 800 block of W. 52nd Street.

One male was transported to the hospital with serious injuries. His exact injuries are unknown at this time.

SPD detectives are working to determine what led up to the shooting.

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