A 22-year-old Leesburg, Fla., man was shot in the knee about 8:15 p.m. Wednesday outside The Liberty Inn, 4295 Pio Nono Ave., according to Macon police.
John Andrews told police he was talking on the phone and walking around the side of the hotel when a man approached him and shot him for “no reason,” according to a police report.
Andrews was taken to The Medical Center of Central Georgia for treatment.
He told police the shooter was wearing a blue sweatshirt, according to the report.
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A witness told police she saw a man throw something into the woods behind the hotel.
Police later found a .22-caliber revolver at the edge of the woods under a piece of wood and wrapped in a sock, according to the report.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at 751-7500 or Macon Regional CrimeStoppers at (877) 68-CRIME.