Jeffery Johnson

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) — Police arrested a man accused of shooting and killing a family member in Savannah Sunday afternoon.

The Savannah Police Department (SPD) says it charged Jeffery Johnson, 59, with murder in the death of a family member.

Vernita Johnson, 57, was involved in a fight with Jeffery in the 900 block of E. 33rd Street.

He was taken to the Chatham County Detention Center. No further details were released.