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City Council, police to tackle crime issue

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Savannah City Council members and Savannah-Chatham Metro Police are planning to go over new policing strategies.

Homicide numbers released last month showed murders in Savannah rose 122 percent. With the murder of Michael Wilson last Tuesday, the city has a reported 21 murders this year.

A vigil was held Wednesday for Wilson at which  friends and family gathered to remember his life.

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