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East Macon shooting leaves man in critical condition - 41NBC News | WMGT-DT
MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting that happened Sunday night at Rosa Jackson Recreation Center in east Macon.The victim was shot in the head and taken the hospital where he is listed in critical condition.
Badly decomposed body found behind Georgia home identified
MACON, Ga. (AP) — Authorities have identified the badly decomposed body of a woman who was found behind a house in Georgia.News outlets report that the woman was identified as Donna Whipple of Macon. A Bibb County Sheriff's Office news release says friends last saw Whipple on June 16.Someone reporte
Small earthquake registered in Middle Georgia near Macon
GRAY, Ga. (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey says a small earthquake has been recorded near Macon, Georgia.The 2.4 magnitude quake was reported Saturday in Jones County near Gray, about 90 miles southeast of Atlanta and less than 15 miles from Macon.The Atlanta Journal-Constitutionreportsit was repor
Macon man shot in the head during neighborhood reunion
A Macon man is alive after being shot in the head Sunday night at the Fort Hill neighborhood reunion.According to Sgt. Linda Howard with the Bibb Sheriff's Office, it happened just before 9:30 p.m. Sunday near the Rosa Jackson Recreation Center.She says several hundred people were getting ready to l
WATCH: Surveillance video shows Houston County inmates escaping
Major Alan Everidge, Jail Administrator for the Houston County Sheriff's Office, said the delay in giving the video was because they had to complete an internal investigation first.
Police: Man arrested in connection to murder of great-grandmother
Sergio Moon, 30, was arrested without incident by the US Marshall's Office Task Force at a motel in the 6000 block of Oakbrook Parkway in Norcross. He was taken to the Monroe Police Department where he was charged with murder, aggravated assault & possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
Patience pays off | 87-year-old Macon woman wins St. Jude Dream Home
“I wish I was about 50 years younger,” said Tucker. “It would have been wonderful to have this home when I we had our children and [they] were growing up. Of course, they're all grown and have children, but we wouldn't be able to move at this age especially with steps.”
Houston sheriff investigating complaint against Warner Robins city employee
Warner Robins Mayor Randy Toms has asked the Houston Sheriff to investigate whether a city employee committed fraud or forgery.That's according to a news release from the Houston County Sheriff's Office.It says Toms contacted them last week after one Warner Robins employees made a complaint about po
Bibb County deputies identify decomposed body found at vacant home - 41NBC News | WMGT-DT
MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Bibb County Deputies have identified the decomposed body found in the back yard of a vacant home this week.58-year-old, Donna Whipple was found dead Wednesday night in the 2800 block of Columbus Road.- Advertisement -
Byron police looking for woman who is 'passing counterfeit $100 bills'
The Byron Police Department is looking for a woman they say has been going around using counterfeit money.She went into stores this week in Byron and has also been in surrounding areas, according to a Facebook post made by the Byron Police Department.If you see the woman, you should contact Peach Co
West Forsyth Kroger opening June 27
A new grocery store in west Forsyth is officially opening its doors next week.Starting at 10 a.m. Wednesday morning, the new Kroger at the intersection of Bethelview and Castleberry roads will be open for business and will celebrate with a grand opening ceremony.“We’re just excited to be adding to t
Body of female found in Macon identified
MACON, Ga.-- A body that was found on June 21, 2018 has been identified on Saturday, according to the Bibb County Sheriff's Office.
Some on Warner Robins council say they never planned to fire police chief
Since then, 13 WMAZ reporter Jacob Reynolds attempted to speak with all six council members and Mayor Randy Toms about what was discussed at that meeting and their concerns, if any.
Meet Jasmyn Ezell, the Warner Robins kid who's probably faster than you
WARNER ROBINS, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – How fast could you run when you were a kid? Chances are a Warner Robins 9-year-old would have beaten you.
23-year-old Macon man found guilty of murdering his childhood friend
Bibb County jurors found Hymetheus Malik Johnson, 23, guilty of murdering his childhood friend in 2016, according to a press release from the office of the District Attorney.
Breaking News... Man killed in East Macon - 41NBC News | WMGT-DT
MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) Macon Bibb Chief Coroner Leon Jones says a man was found dead on the front porch of a home in East Macon. Right now detectives from the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office are at 1143 Woolfolk Street investigating. The 23 year old man was found around 630 this morning. Lonnie Mi
Rare Century Plant blooming in Warner Robins
WARNER ROBINS, Ga. -- A rare blooming of a century plant is happening right now in Warner Robins.A video was provided to us by Alan Anthony.Century plants usually take 10-20 years to bloom -- and it will happen once in the plants lifetime.This Warner Robins plant is nearly 27 feet tall and it has be
Macon man shot dead in 'domestic dispute'
Sgt. Linda Howard with the Bibb County Sheriff's Office confirms one man is dead, shot Friday morning during a "domestic dispute."Howard says the fight happened on Bowman Street near Woolfolk Street in Macon. Two men were arguing when one pulled a gun and fired. It was not immediately clear to deput
Warner Robins to build police precinct as part of park renovation
“I don't feel like this space is like safe, so a police precinct would be good for the kids, cause like some of the people actually try to come into the boys and girls club to get water cause they're thirsty from playing basketball, so it would be nice to have a police precinct,” Handsome said.
Man shot to death on Woolfolk Street in Fort Hill
A 23-year-old man was shot to death early Friday in Macon‘s Fort Hill neighborhood.At about 5:30 a.m., Bibb County sheriff’s deputies were called to 1143 Woolfolk St. where a wounded man was lying dead on the front porch of a duplex near Bowman Street.An officer led a man carrying a bloody towel to