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Victims identified in double homicide at Georgia, Mississippi avenues in Savannah

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

The Savannah-Chatham Metro Police Department is investigating a fatal double-shooting at Georgia and Mississippi avenues in Savannah.

Officers arrived on scene at 10:55 p.m. on Friday night after receiving a report of a shooting at the intersection of the two avenues. 

Officials say 25-year-old Desmond Lanier was pronounced dead at the scene, and 23-year-old Clarence Fleming was transported to the hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

Officers on scene confirmed that both Lanier and Fleming were shot in a car around 10:47 p.m. Friday. 

Police say the victims and suspects knew each other, and they do not believe this shooting to be random.

At this time, there is no suspect in custody.

Anyone with information on this incident should call 911, or contact the SCMPD tip line by dialing (912) 525-3124.

Information may also be forwarded to CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

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