Two shot outside food market in Warner Robins, suspect arrested

WARNER ROBINS, Ga (41NBC/WMGT) – A shooting in Warner Robins ended with two people sent to the hospital and a teenager in police custody, according to Lt. Kent Bankston of the Houston County Sheriff’s Office.

The shooting happened around 7:30 Thursday evening at the El Barrio Food Market in the Red Fox Run trailer park in Warner Robins.

According to Bankston, two people were shot outside of the market and are currently in stable condition. One person was taken to Medical Center Navicent Health in Macon and placed in surgery for their injuries, while the other person was taken to Houston Medical Center in Warner Robins.

18 year old Joshua Hall of Warner Robins was arrested for the shooting. He’s been charged with aggravated assault and is being held without bond in the Houston County Dentition Center. The investigators are questioning a juvenile as well, according to Bankston.

Lt. Bankston believes the shooting was intentional and investigators are not looking for other suspects at this time.

The shooting is still under investigation. Anyone with additional information is encouraged to call Lt. Kent Bankston with the Houston County Sheriff’s Office at (478)542-2085.


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