Macon-Bibb Coroner: Man found dead in north Macon

According to Macon-Bibb Coroner Leon Jones, the victim was found in a car in front of the Best Western.

UPDATED AT 8:25 A.M.: Bibb County Coroner says the victim has been identified as 27-year-old Chauncey Jevon Love II. Next of kin has been notified.


MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) –

The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a homicide that happened in the parking lot of 2400 Riverside Drive at just after 11:00 p.m. on Tuesday November 23, 2021.

It was reported that a male was shot in a vehicle in the parking lot of 2400 Riverside Drive just after 11:00 p.m. When deputies arrived they found a 27-year-old male, from Orange Park Florida unresponsive. The victim had attempted to drive away after being shot. The vehicle crossed over Riverside Drive and went into the ditch. No one else was injured during the incident. Next of kin has not been notified at this time. The victim was pronounced deceased on scene by Deputy Coroner Ronnie Miley.

There is no information on the suspect or what lead up to the incident at this time.

This incident is still under investigation anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact the Bibb Sheriff’s Office at 478-751 -7500 or Macon Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.

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