Man shot at Village Green’s Family Fun Day

lfabian@macon.comMarch 23, 2014 

An incident at Family Fun Day in a Village Green neighborhood park left one man with multiple gunshot wounds.

At about 8 p.m. Saturday, Deodrick Hightower, 34, was shot multiple times while sitting in his car at the park near the corner of Village Green and Edwina drives, according to a news release from the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office.

Hightower drove himself to the Citgo on Bloomfield Drive where he called for help.

The suspects left the park before deputies arrived and no descriptions were immediately available.

Hightower is in stable condition at The Medical Center of Central Georgia.

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

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