Authorities Identify Homicide Victim

Savannah-Chatham police have positively identified a man found dead in the trunk of an abandoned car. Police say the body is that of 27-year-old Demetrian Grant, a former Savannah resident who lived in Stone Mountain, Georgia.

Just before 6pm Sunday, police were notified that there was an abandoned car parked in a grassy lane between two buildings on Harmon Street. When officers opened the trunk, they found Grant's body.

The body has been turned over to the GBI crime lab where an autopsy will be performed. Anyone with information about the city's latest homicide is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 234.2020.