Man shot during robbery

Two men were robbed and one was shot at 860 Newberg Ave. about 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, according to the Macon police.

When officers arrived, they found Romare Green, 30, had been shot in the leg and 20-year-old Jerry Patterson had been held against his will, according to a police news release. The men told police two people had tried to rob them and then shot Green, according to the release.

The robbers, who had T-shirts pulled over their faces, were last seen running toward Pendleton Homes, according to the release.

Anyone with information is asked to call the police at 751-7500 or Macon Regional Crimestoppers at (877) 68-CRIME.