Man shot in the leg through front door of Macon apartment returns fire, leaves

A Macon man was wounded in the leg early Friday morning when a barrage of bullets pierced the door of a south Macon apartment he was visiting.

Frannes Finnell returned fire from inside Autumn Trace Apartments on Rocky Creek Road, according to a Friday night news release from the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office.

The 23-year-old wasn’t at the apartment when deputies arrived and he had not checked into any local hospitals, the news release said.

No one else was injured.

It was unclear from the news release if deputies were searching for Finnell.

Anyone with information about this crime is urged to contact the sheriff’s office at 478-751-7500, or call Macon Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.

Laura Corley: 478-744-4334, @Lauraecor