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Unsolved Cases

Johnny Hymon

Johnny Hymon was murdered on August 20, 2005 around 2 a.m at the corner of Richards and Sugden Streets on Savannah’s west side. Family members said he was walking home with a friend when a neighbor reported hearing three gunshots. Hymon was found lying in the street. Police stated he appeared to be a victim of an attempted armed robbery. A black male was seen running from the scene.He was described as being 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighing about 130 pounds. He was dressed in all black with a white bucket hat and had a gun in one of his hands. “Jumpin’ Jack”, as Johnny was called by friends, worked for an electric company in New York for about 20 years before returning home to Savannah. Upon his return to Savannah he started a door-to-door car wash business and was well-known on the west side. A CASH reward up to $2,500 is available anonymously for new information that leads to the arrest of the person(s) responsible for Johnny’s death.