Macon man shot in face, deputies investigate

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – A man was shot while he was with his friends Thursday night.

17-year-old Tyricco Simmons shot 18-year-old Marquez Jones on Courtland Avenue.

The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office says Simmons was handling a pistol when it went off.

Jones was shot in the face.

He went to Medical Center, Navicent Health and is in stable condition.

No one was else was injured.

Simmons faces an aggravated assault charge.

Investigators are still questioning witnesses.

If you know anything about what happened, call the sheriff’s office at 751-7500.

Categories: Bibb County, Local News

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