On 1/28/21 at 7:41 p.m. SPD officers were dispatched to Blakewood Apartments on East Olliff Street in Statesboro for a male shot at that location. Upon their arrival, officers located 32 year old John Trivonne Howard of Statesboro suffering from multiple gunshot wounds behind an apartment. Howard was transported to East Georgia Regional Medical Center where he died as a result of his injuries. His next of kin has been notified.
Detectives responded to process the scene and gather evidence. They are currently seeking to speak with anyone who can provide information on the case, as evidence suggests that there are witnesses who have either not come forward or refused to cooperate. Persons with information should contact Det. James Winskey or Det. Katie Reese at 912-764-9911 or can submit an anonymous tip to firstname.lastname@example.org.