Man shot on front porch in Macon

Macon police are looking for the gunman who shot a man who was sitting on a front porch on Harris Street off Pio Nono Avenue shortly after 1 p.m. this afternoon.

Macon police detective Cornelius Pendleton said the man was shot outside a gray wood frame house at 1347 Harris St. and was taken to The Medical Center of Central Georgia.

Rescue crews on the scene said the man who was shot in the lower abdomen was sitting up and talking in the ambulance but no further information was immediately available about the shooting.

Police stretched yellow crime scene tape around the front yard as they investigated the scene and questioned neighbors in the light rain.