Metro Police investigating after domestic dispute turns deadly

Metro Police investigating after domestic dispute turns deadly

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - Savannah-Chatham Metro Police are investigating after responding to reports of a domestic dispute that turned deadly on Saturday night.

The dispute involved two people who were driving down Abercorn Street in separate vehicles. Dispatchers could hear shots being fired from one vehicle to the other.

The dispute continued until the vehicles reached the area of Edgewater Road, near Montgomery Cross Road. The driver of one vehicle crashed into the other, and both drivers were dead with gunshot wounds by the time officers got there.

SCMPD Violent Crimes Detectives, forensics officers, and the Chatham County Coroner all responded to the scene.

Detectives' initial investigation indicates the dispute was a murder-suicide, but the investigation is still ongoing. The names of the victims are being withheld at this time.

Anyone with information on this case should call CrimeStoppers at 912.234.2020, or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

A confidential tip line also is open directly to investigators at 912.525.3124.

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