Crime

2 teens shot in Macon aggravated assault

Two teenagers were shot during an incident late Friday in the 1900 block of Lawton Avenue in Macon.

About 10 p.m. Friday, Ladarius Washington, 18, was shot in the back of the left leg and Kenyatta Jones, 17, was shot in the stomach area, according to a release from the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office. Washington and Jones were transported to a local hospital where they were in stable condition, according to the release.

Deputies are interviewing possible witnesses and processing evidence in an attempt to identify those involved and help determine the events that led to the shooting.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the sheriff’s office at 751-7500 and ask to leave a message for the “on-call” investigator or call Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.

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