Savannah Metro Police Investigates Apparent Murder Suicide


Savannah Metro Police say they are investigating an apparent murder suicide that began early Saturday evening on the southside.  They say officers responded to a report of a domestic dispute involving two people driving in separate vehicles on Abercorn Street.  Authorities say dispatchers could hear shots being fired from one vehicle to the other.

Police say the dispute continued until the vehicles reached the area of Edgewater Road  near Montgomery Cross Road  That’s when the driver of one vehicle crashed into the other vehicle.  Police said both drivers were dead from gunshot wounds when officers arrived on scene.

Police say the initial investigation appears that the incident is a murder-suicide, but that the investigation is ongoing.  No names were released.

Anyone with information on this case should 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.

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