Several people wounded in Mercer University Drive shooting

lfabian@macon.comFebruary 25, 2013 

Macon police are following leads after eight people were wounded in a shooting early Sunday in the 2800 block of Mercer University Drive.

One person was critically wounded in the thigh, and at least four others were treated and released, according to a news release from the Macon Police Department.

Officers were called at about 3:45 a.m. Sunday to investigate the shooting at a house in Unionville, just a few blocks from where Columbus Road joins Mercer University Drive.

One or possibly two people opened fire in the house, the release stated.

Anyone with information is urged to call Macon Regional CrimeStoppers at (877) 68CRIME.

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