Man shot early this morning in Macon

Macon police are investigating an early morning shooting on Duncan Avenue between Montpelier and Napier avenues.

Joseph Bellflower suffered gunshot wound to the upper thigh that is not expected to be life-threatening, according to information released by Macon police public information officer Jami Gaudet.

The shooting happened at about 1 a.m. in the 1300 block of Duncan Ave. and the victim was taken to The Medical Center of Central Georgia. No further information was immediately available.

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