Woman forced into home by gun-wielding bicyclist

A woman was forced inside her apartment Friday night by a bicyclist wielding a gun, according to Macon police.The woman told officers she was walking to the back door of her home in the 1000 block of Ell Street at about 11 p.m. when a man on a bicycle pointed a gun in her face, according to a police report.

Once inside, the man closed the door behind them. The woman escaped by running out the front door after asking to get some water, according to the report.

She met officers on the corner of Ell Street and Goodwin Drive.

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