UPDATE: Arrest made following shooting at Loaves and Fishes Ministry

30-year-old John Paul Sewell was arrested Tuesday night following a shooting that left 45-year-old Carlos Antonio Gordon dead.
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John Paul Sewell (Bibb County Sheriff's Office)

UPDATE (9 p.m.) –  30-year-old John Paul Sewell was arrested Tuesday night following a shooting that left 45-year-old Carlos Antonio Gordon dead.

A news release from the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office says the shooting happened at Loaves and Fishes Ministry, located at 651 Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, just before 2 p.m.

Deputies say Sewell and Gordon were involved in an altercation that resulted in Sewell shoooting Gordon.

Gordon was pronounced dead at Atrium Health Navicent.

Sewell is charged with felony murder and aggravated assault and is being held without bond at this time.


UPDATE: Bibb County Coroner Leon Jones tells 41NBC the victim of the shooting was named Carlos Gordon.


UPDATE: The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office says the shooting took place at 1:54 p.m., and involved 2 male individuals, one of which was shot.

The male who was shot was taken to Atrium Health Navicent by ambulance, where he was pronounced dead. The next of kin have not been notified yet.

The second male involved was taken to the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office to be interviewed. The incident is still under investigation.


MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) –  The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting that took place in downtown Macon.

41NBC reporters are on scene at the Loaves and Fishes Ministry.  Stay with 41NBC for more.

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