The Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department Violent Crimes investigators arrested 24-year-old Justin Remler on Sunday.
Remler has been charged with the murder of 2-year-old Tristan Mitchell, according to a news release.
On Sept. 12, 2016, at approximately 6:30 p.m., officers responded to a home near Peregrine Crossing and Landings Way on the report of an unresponsive two-year-old.
At the time, Remler was caring for the toddler. Investigators have determined Remler is responsible for the two-year-old’s death, the release said.
This case remains under investigation.
Anyone with additional information on this case should contact the SCMPD tip line at (912) 525-3124.
Information may also be forwarded to CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.