Man arrested after late night shooting of co-worker

Source: Chatham County Sheriff's Office
Source: Chatham County Sheriff's Office

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) – One man is in police custody after a late night shooting and chase, according to police.

Michael Grant, 51, is being charged with the shooting of co-worker John Cornish, 34, and fleeing from police – Grant, according to witnesses, shot Cornish several times after an argument; he then fled the scene, and  attempted to run on foot once officers located and stopped his vehicle.

The shooting occurred at Ma Randy's Restaurant on Skidaway Road, at approximately 6:30 p.m.  – The suspect was captured on Atlanta Street, just off Lamar Street, moments later.

Cornish was transported to Memorial Health Center with multiple gunshot wounds.

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