A 31-year-old Macon man was shot in the leg Tuesday night in the 4100 block of Briarwood Circle, according to the Macon police.
Michael Atkinson told officers he was about to get out of his car when someone opened the passenger side door and started to rob him, according to a Macon police report.
Atkinson replied that he didn’t have anything. The gunman demanded that he throw his keys out, according to the report.
Atkinson tried to get out of the car and the gunman, who was wearing a ski mask, shot him, according to the report.Anyone with information is asked to call the police at 751-7500 or Macon Regional CrimeStoppers at (877) 68-CRIME.