E. 34th Street shooting death ruled homicide

E. 34th Street shooting death ruled homicide

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - The Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department are investigating a deadly shooting this weekend on East 34th Street.

Metro police responded around 9:15 a.m. on Sunday morning and found Saundra Thomas, 47, had been shot and succumbed to her injuries. Detectives are investigating her death as a homicide.

The crime happened inside a home on the 1500 block of E. 34th Street. Officers spent most of the day Sunday at the scene collecting evidence and searching the home.

There is no word on persons of interest.

"This is an investigation, in reference to a death investigation," said Lt. Torrance Garvin, SCMPD. "Violent crimes have been notified for the basic procedure in reference to the original call Central Precinct officers responded to."

We will update this story as we learn more information.

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