16 hours ago
0 Comments for this article

Teenager charged in shooting that injured 11-year-old

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – An 11-year-old boy is recovering after Bibb County deputies say he was shot in the leg while playing with a gun. It happened Wednesday afternoon around 12  in the 2800 block of Roy Street but deputies didn’t get the call until just before 8pm. Deputies say the child and a 15-year-old […]
1 day ago
0 Comments for this article

UPDATE: Man facing charges in shooting that injured a teenager in West Macon

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – A 15-year-old girl remains in critical condition after she was shot in the neck inside an apartment in west Macon. It happened Tuesday afternoon at Blossom Hill Estates in the 4000 block of Mercer University Drive. Deputies say Nykhia Sampson was handling the weapon when 18-year-old Kedrick Reynolds took the gun […]
1 day ago
0 Comments for this article

Suspect wanted in deadly East Macon shooting captured

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – The man wanted in the shooting death of 24-year-old Jonathan Risby is now behind bars. The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office says 25-year-old Anterrio Stinson was arrested Wednesday morning at a motel in Norcross, Georgia. The US Marshal’s Southeastern Regional Fugitive Task Force in Atlanta made the arrest after 8am. Deputies say […]
7 days ago
0 Comments for this article

Two teachers put on leave after bumps were found on special needs student’s head

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) -Two Bibb County teachers were placed on administrative leave as the Bibb County School District and Sheriff’s Office are investigating an incident. According to an e-mail from BCSD director of communications, Stephanie Hartley, on November 8th, the mother of a special needs student at Heritage Elementary School brought concerns to the school. […]
2 weeks ago
0 Comments for this article

Device used to steal your credit or debit card information found at local gas station

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – A card skimmer was found at a the Chevron gas station on the corner of Hartley Bridge Road and Houston Road. A skimmer is a device that steals your credit or debit card information. A Department of Agriculture inspector found the skimmer inside of a pump at the gas station. The […]
3 weeks ago
0 Comments for this article

Bibb investigators need help identifying person of interest in homicide

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is hoping surveillance pictures will help deputies identify a person of interest in the murder of Jontavious Towns. Deputies are also looking for a gold car, believed to be a Honda Accord or Toyota. Deputies say Towns was spotted getting inside the car at a gas […]
3 weeks ago
2 Comments for this article

Bibb Sheriff ‘disappointed’ with increase of homicides in Bibb County

Bibb County Sheriff David Davis says the shootings on Halloween are not related.
3 weeks ago
0 Comments for this article

Man shot at Rutland Place Apartments in Macon

A man is recovering at the hospital after being shot Tuesday night. The Bibb County Sheriff's Office says it happened just after 10:30 PM at the Rutland Place Apartments at 5577 Houston Road.
3 weeks ago
0 Comments for this article

Body found in South Macon on Halloween declared 23rd homicide

A homicide on Halloween, Bibb County Sheriff's deputies are investigating a body found in a South Macon neighborhood Tuesday evening.
3 homicides in Macon on Halloween, 25 this year
3 weeks ago
1 Comments for this article

3 homicides in Macon on Halloween, 25 this year

Two people were shot in Macon Tuesday night just before 10 PM.