UPDATE: Police ID victim in fatal shooting at Savannah Gardens Apartments

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) — One man is dead following a shooting at Savannah Garden Apartments, 515 Pennsylvania Avenue.  Savannah-Chatham Metro Police Department’s Violent Crimes detectives continue to investigate the incident.

Police say at about 12:30 a.m. on Aug. 25, officers responded to a call of a prowler in the area. A woman reported that Raphael Morrell, 28, who was known to her, entered her apartment. Shots were fired by at least one party inside, and Morrell suffered life-threatening injuries.

Morrell died at the scene.

The actual circumstances leading up to the shooting are still under investigation.

Anyone with information on this case should contact the SCMPD tip at 912-525-3124.

Information may also be forwarded to CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

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