Stafon Jamar Davis, 28, of Savannah recently pleaded guilty to murder in the July 2018 shooting death of Abree Boykin, 24, who lived at Fort Stewart Army Reservation. Boykin was the wife of Sgt. Shawn Boykin, who was assigned to Fort Stewart’s 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division. At the time of the murder, he was deployed to South Korea. Boykin asked military police to conduct a welfare check after she missed his call.
Ryan’s indictment said he knew Davis from their time spent in federal prison on unrelated charges. At the time of Boykin’s death, Ryan and Davis were on federally supervised release.