SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – Savannah Police have arrested a man for a 20-year-old’s murder as they investigate multiple Saturday night shootings.
Officers first responded to a shooting around 9:30 p.m. in the 800 block of E. Gwinnett Street near the Paulsen Street intersection.
Upon arrival, the Savannah Police Department (SPD) located Calvin Marshall with serious shooting injuries. Emergency medical services personnel transported the 20-year-old to the hospital, where he later died.
Three others were also shot late Saturday night, but SPD believes the E. Gwinnett Street shooting was an isolated incident.
Sunday evening, Damonte Phillips, 21, was arrested in connection to Marshall’s death. Phillips has been charged with murder and making false statements.
According to SPD, Marshall and Phillips knew each other and were involved in “an ongoing conflict.”
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