UPDATE (May 10, 2022): SPD detectives have arrested a suspect in the May 3 fatal shooting of Alphonso Oliver Jr., 26, on Brewer Street. Jamal Hicks, 26, has been charged with murder. He has been booked into the Chatham County jail.

SAVANNAH, GA (May 3, 2022) Savannah Police Officers responded to a Shot Spotter call in the 600 block of Brewer Street around 3:20 p.m.  Upon arrival to the scene Officers located a male at the location suffering from gunshot wounds.

The victim, 26-year-old Alphonso Oliver Jr., was transported to the hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries.

SPD Homicide Detectives continue to conduct interviews and are following up on significant information and tips concerning this investigation.

Any other witnesses who have additional information are asked to contact police by calling the SPD Violent Crimes Tip Line at (912) 525-3124 or CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020.  Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward. CrimeStoppers tips can also be submitted online by visiting SavannahChathamCrimeStoppers.org and clicking “Submit Online Tip.”