Suspect charged with murder in Emerald Drive shooting

Suspect charged with murder in Emerald Drive shooting
* (Source: Savannah Police Department)

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) - A suspect is in custody and facing a murder charge after one man was fatally shot on Emerald Drive on September 8th.

According to police, 31-year-old Kareem Bennett was shot and killed. Officers were sent to the scene to the scene at about 8:50 a.m. after a ShotSpotter call. When police arrived, they found Bennett in critical condition. He was taken to the hospital where he later died.

An investigation led to the arrest of 31-year-old Ashamir Johnson by the U.S. Marshals Service.

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