Update: Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department’s Violent Crimes detectives with assistance from the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office and the Southeast Regional Fugitive Taskforce of the U.S. Marshal’s Service arrested Andre Daise, 32, in connection to the murder of Randy Hooks, 63, on Christmas Day.

He was taken into custody Thursday morning without incident. He is charged with one count of murder and is awaiting extradition.

Anyone with additional information on this case should call CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

A confidential tip line also is open directly to investigators at (912) 525-3124.

Andre Daise

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SAVANNAH, GA (December 26, 2015): Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department’s Violent Crimes detectives are investigating a Friday night shooting near Reynolds and East 40th street that claimed the life of Randy Hooks, 53.

Just before 8 p.m. Metro responded to a ShotSpotter alert. Once on-scene, Metro officers found Hooks deceased in a pick-up truck. Preliminary investigation also showed that the pick-up truck collided with two vehicles and a tree before stopping on East 40th and East Broad streets. An adult female occupant of one of the wrecked vehicles reported minor injuries at the scene, but refused medical treatment.

Events leading up to this shooting remain under investigation. Detectives also are working to identify suspects.

Anyone with information on this case should call CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

A confidential tip line also is open directly to investigators at (912) 525-3124.