Suspect Caught in West Chatham County Homicide

A Savannah man is dead and the suspected gunman is in police custody after an early morning shooting on Sunday.

It happened around 1:30 Sunday morning at the Regency Mobile Home Park on Quacco Road in Chatham County. Chatham County Police say the victim was a 46 year old Savannah man. His name has not been released.

Police believe the man was fighting with a neighbor, William Douglas Spaulding, when he was shot in the head. Officers say both men were partying with friends when the fight started. Spaulding was arrested around 5 a.m. He's being held in the Chatham County Detention Center.

Chatham County Police say this is the fifth homicide in un-incorporated Chatham County this year.