A 21-year-old man was shot twice in the legs by an unknown assailant as he walked toward the Overlook Apartments, according to the Bibb County Sheriffs Office.
According to a late Friday news release, authorities identified Yehowshua Isbrahim Turner as the victim. Turner was walking to the apartment complex at 1400 Gray Highway from a nearby shopping center.
The incident and events leading up to the shooting are under investigation, and additional information will be released as it becomes available.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the sheriffs office at 478-751-7500 and to leave a message for an on-call investigator. Tipsters also may call Macon Regional CrimeStoppers at 877-68-CRIME.