Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Man charged in June 2015 homicide
By Jim Morekis
on Wed, Jan 27, 2016 at 3:03 PM
Hughes is charged with felony murder. He was arrested without incident during an appearance at the Chatham County Courthouse.
"On June 26, at about 9:41 p.m. Epps was found deceased in the driveway to Ponderosa Apartments. Epps was located inside of a black 2015 GMC Yukon with a gunshot wound. He was located by officers investigating a nearby shots fired call dispatched moments earlier," police explain.
Monday, Violent Crimes investigators of Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department charged Lawrence Bernard Hughes, Jr., 30, in the June 2015 shooting death of Jamon Epps, 34.