Teen accused of murder denied bond

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - A 16 year old charged with murder will stay behind bars after making his first appearance before a judge on Oct. 19.

Jarrett Jones was denied bond and will now wait in the youth detention center until his next court date in two weeks.

Savannah-Chatham Metro Police say Jones shot Rashuan Howard, 26, at least once. They found Howard slumped over in his car after wrecking into a parked vehicle on Bulloch St. near W. Victory Dr. early Monday morning. Howard died later at Memorial Health.

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