A gunman pointed a handgun at a man and pulled the trigger twice while the man pumped gas at the Chevron located at 1257 Riverside Drive at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, according to Macon police.
The gun clicked, but no bullets were fired, according to a police news release.
The man pumping gas, 29-year-old Onta Deon Jones of Macon, ran. The gunman, later identified as 30-year-old Kelvin Dewayne Carswell of Macon, drove off in Jones’ rental car.
Police have signed a warrant for Carswell’s arrest and are looking for Carswell and Jones’ rental car, a 2010 Chevrolet Cobalt rented from Enterprise, according to the release.
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Jones told police that Carswell pulled up in a black car with several occupants as he was pumping gas.Carswell has been arrested 20 times since 1998, according to police.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at 751-7500 or Macon Regional CrimeStoppers at (877) 68-CRIME.