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Two men shot overnight at South Macon apartment complex

MACON, Ga.-- Bibb Sheriff's investigators are working an overnight shooting that left two men injured early Friday.Investigators say it happened just before 5 a.m. at the Majestic Gardens apartments located in the 2500 block of rocky Creek Rd. It's reported that two male victims were returning from

WGXA.TV - 2018-07-20 05:52:25

Macon woman charged with murder in death of her infant son

A Macon woman who was arrested and charged with cruelty to children after her infant son was found dead Wednesday morning is now accused of killing him.A murder warrant for 21-year-old Carla Rochelle was signed Thursday after an autopsy on De’Yuntis Pounds concluded, according to a news release from

MACON TELEGRAPH - 2018-07-19 20:26:00

Infant found dead inside South Macon home - 41NBC News | WMGT-DT

If you have any information, call the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500, or Macon Regional CrimeStoppers at 1-877-68-CRIME.

41NBC.COM - 2018-07-18 16:15:21

Strong thunderstorms are possible tomorrow

MACON, Ga. -- Strong to severe storms are possible in the mid-state tomorrow afternoon and evening due to a cold front pushing into the southeast.This cold front has caused problems throughout the country over the past few days. Iowa was the hardest hit. They had multiple reports of tornadoes on Thu

WGXA.TV - 2018-07-20 06:57:53

Jason Aldean to host third concert for children's hospital in Macon

The concert will be held on Thursday, September 6 and the proceeds will benefit Beverly Knight Olson Children's Hospital, Navicent Health.

WMAZ - 2018-07-20 12:56:32

Deputies looking for man wanted for Macon Food Depot theft

MACON, Ga. -- Bibb County deputies are looking for a man wanted for a theft at the Food Depot on Houston Road.Deputies say the man was caught on camera removing a purse from a grocery cart. He then left the store and drove away in a dark colored Scion iA.If you have any information about the identit

WGXA.TV - 2018-07-19 11:30:13

Internationally recognized artist works with kids in Macon

He shared some of this knowledge with the kids, teaching them about drawing, painting and how shapes interact. He also taught them that anyone can find success.

WGXA.TV - 2018-07-19 21:01:16

Child hit by car in Macon, taken to hospital

MACON, Ga. -- A child was hit by a car Wednesday evening, a Bibb County deputy at the scene said.The accident happened on Greenwood Terrace, which sits near Bloomfield Dr.The deputy said that a group of children were playing in the street when the incident happened.An ambulance took the child to a h

WGXA.TV - 2018-07-18 20:59:01

Mother arrested, charged after infant dies at Macon apartment

Carla Rochelle Pounds, 22, is charged with cruelty to children in the first degree.

WMAZ - 2018-07-18 15:42:40

Woman who pleaded guilty to molestation ‘deserves every day’ of her sentence, DA says

A Macon woman pleaded guilty Thursday tomolesting a preteen girlwith her boyfriend.Latalia Santoria Hutchings was sentenced to a dozen years in prison in the 2015 molestation case of the girl, who was 11 or 12 at the time, according to a news release from the Macon Judicial Circuit District Attorney

MACON TELEGRAPH - 2018-07-19 17:07:00

‘You got me’: Macon man gets seventh DUI

A Macon man was arrested and charged with DUI for the seventh time after a traffic stop on I-75 South on July 7.Bobby Lee Dawson, 51, was taken to the Monroe County Jail, where he was also charged with failure to signal while changing lanes and following too closely.According to the incident report,

MYMCR.NET - 2018-07-18 20:46:00

1-year-old dead at Pendleton Homes apartment in Macon

A 1-year-old was found dead at the Pendleton Homes Apartments off of Houston Avenue. Bibb County Sheriff?s office is investigating. No foul play suggested at this time.

WMAZ - 2018-07-18 15:42:54

Driver's license found at scene of burglary in downtown Macon

The foreman said that he found a large Waffle House cup and a Georgia driver's license just inside the back door, and added that the suspect also broke into another door that leads to the kitchen, the report says.

WGXA.TV - 2018-07-18 15:56:31

Death of 1-year-old in Macon prompts investigation

A Macon woman called 911 Tuesday morning after finding her 1-year-old son unresponsive. His death is being investigated, according to a news release from the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office.Police arrived at 3401 Houston Avenue, near Newberg Avenue, shortly before 10:30 a.m. The infant was pronounced d


Suspects rip out north Macon Family Dollar alarm system

A sheriff's report says a deputy went to the store, located at 4007 Northside Dr., just after 10:40 p.m. because the alarm system had been tripped.

WGXA.TV - 2018-07-18 16:24:34

Search ends in south Macon for man reported missing on the Ocmulgee River

Tense moments for a Middle Georgia family gave way to relief Tuesday morning when a man reported missing on the Ocmulgee River was found safe.Macon-Bibb County firefighters, sheriff’s deputies and the Georgia Department of Natural Resources were searching for the man whose family reported him missin


2 arrested in beating, stabbing of waitress at Applebee's

Two of their relatives, Lakisha and Demetrius Boyd, remain at large. The suspects are charged with aggravated assault and robbery in the July 10 attack. It's unclear if they have lawyers.


Macon Transit Authority says county has re-paid owed money

MACON, Ga. -- When the county cut the budget, theMacon Transit Authority said the county owed them moneyfrom fiscal year's 2016 and 2017. MTA President and CEO Craig Ross now says the county has paid them back in full.

WGXA.TV - 2018-07-18 16:02:19

GATOR WEEK: As a Macon bar found out, beware of Georgia gators

MACON, Ga. --It’s not like Florida, but Georgia has it’s own share of gator sightings -- like when an alligator was spottedat AP's Hidden Hideaway bar in Macon in June.


Waitr delivers to more Middle Georgia cities - 41NBC News | WMGT-DT

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – A relatively new food delivery service is expanding it’s reach beyond Macon. Waitr will begin to serve customers in Kathleen, Warner Robins, and Centerville. Jerel Inge is a Restaurant Success Manager for Waitr. He said, you order food, Waitr picks it up and brings it t