Police Arrest Suspect in Savannah Shooting

Savannah-Chatham police have made an arrest in connection with a weekend homicide. Detectives arrested 18-year-old Robert Jones late Monday night. He is now in the Chatham County jail charged with murder.

About 6:30pm Sunday night, neighbors reported gunshots near Westlake Avenue and Peachtree. When officers arrived, they found 20-year-old Michael Perry covered with a blanket and suffering from at least one gunshot wound. He was rushed to memorial health where he died from his injuries a short time later.

Reported by: Aaron Vogel, avogel@wtoc.com