Police Investigate Death of Young Woman
Monday, October 01, 2012 8:00 PM
Oct. 2, 2012 - Detectives are continuing to investigate the death of a young woman discovered early Sunday morning.
Just after 6:30 a.m., Savannah Fire was dispatched to an area just off of Oglethorpe Avenue in the Yamacraw Village Housing Complex after receiving calls of a vehicle on fire.
During the process of extinguishing the flames, a woman's body was discovered in the Dodge sedan. SCMPD Detectives were called in to investigate and a crime scene was established.
The woman that was located in the burned out vehicle has been identified as 18-year-old Amber Deloach of Savannah. An autopsy was performed this morning. Detectives will be investigating this as a homicide, and are continuing to follow leads.
Anyone with information on this case or the whereabouts of Amber Deloach on the night before her death is asked to call Crimestoppers at 912-234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637). In the body type, include "CStop2020" plus the tip. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.