SAVANNAH, GA (September 10, 2020) – Savannah Police Department is investigating the fatal shooting of 20-year-old man.

Officers responded to the 2400 block of Harden Street around 2:10 a.m. Sept. 8 and discovered Matthew Hayes suffering from gunshot wounds. He was transported to a hospital. He succumbed to his injuries the following day.

Detectives continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding the shooting.

Anyone with information on the incident should call SPD’s Violent Crimes Tip Line at (912) 525-3124 or Crimestoppers at (912) 234-2020. Tipsters remain anonymous. Tips can also be submitted through a CrimeStoppers online tip portal at Tipsters may qualify for a reward up to $2,500, depending on the severity of the crime. More information on the process of submitting a tip and how rewards are processed can be viewed at