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UPDATE: TPD makes arrest in shooting incident on Esplanade Way

Police
Posted at 9:05 AM, Oct 24, 2022

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — UPDATE 10/29/2022: The Tallahassee Police Department announced Saturday that it had detained an individual connected to the shooting.

TPD said it arrested 18-year-old Jibril Griffin for his involvement in the Oct. 24 homicide at The Savoy at Southwood Apartments.

Griffin is charged with homicide, attempted homicide and possession of a firearm by a delinquent.

The probable cause related to this case has been sealed as part of the ongoing investigation.

The police department added the incident remains an open and active investigation and there could be more arrests in the future.

INITIAL STORY
The Tallahassee Police department is investigating a homicide that occurred in the 3500 block of Esplanade Way.

According to police reports, a 17-year-old female has died as a result of this shooting and a 18-year-old female sustained minor injuries.

This is an open and active investigation.

Detectives ask anyone who may have witnessed the incident, but did not speak with an officer on scene, to please call 850-891-4200. They may also remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 850-574-TIPS.

This is a developing story.