DOUBLE SHOOTING, HOMICIDE INVESTIGATED

SAVANNAH, GA (July 19, 2014): Violent Crimes detectives are investigating a shooting in East Savannah that left one man dead and a second injured Friday night.

Arkeen Abron, 29, of Port Wentworth, and Showkey Barnes, 37, of the 200 block of Cummings Street, each were transported to Memorial University Medical Center after the 7:39 p.m. shooting on the 1200 block of East Seiler Avenue. Abron was pronounced dead and Barnes was being treated for his injuries.

Violent Crimes detectives are seeking information from the public on the case. A confidential Tip Line is open directly to investigators at (912) 525-3124.

Anyone with information also may call Crimestoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters to Crimestoppers remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

Advertisements

About Savannah Chatham Metro Police

Savannah-Chatham Metro Police are constantly seeking new ways to communicate with our community. You will find all the latest news releases and have an oppertunity to comment. There are also links to all the local news stations and CrimeStoppers.
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s