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Two shot in downtown Macon

Two men are in stable condition after a shooting in downtown Macon early Saturday.

According to a Bibb County Sheriff’s Office release, the incident happened at about 2:22 a.m. on Martin Luther King Boulevard near Cherry Street.

Dun Tae Juwuan Jackson, 20, of Macon, was walking to a parking garage after leaving a night club when he was shot twice in his left leg and once in his left shoulder, the release stated. He was taken to a hospital and is listed in stable condition.

Investigators learned that a second victim was also hit by a stray bullet during the incident and drove himself to the Houston Medical Center in Warner Robins. Darien Askew, age unavailable, of Perry, said he was walking near the area of the shooting and heard gunshots, and was struck in his left arm. He is listed in stable condition.

The suspect was described as a short black male wearing all black clothing.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call the sheriff’s office at 478-751-7500 or Macon Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.

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