Man shot to death in east Macon abandoned car wash

A 19-year-old man was shot about 6 p.m. Saturday night and later pronounced dead.

Marquis Reginald Lowe, of 365 Rogers Ave., was shot at an abandoned car wash at the intersection of Jones Avenue and Main Street in east Macon, Bibb County Coroner Leon Jones said. He was shot several times in the chest area, Jones said.

Lowe was taken in a car to the nearby Coliseum Medical Centers, where he was pronounced dead about 6:30 p.m. An autopsy will be held Monday.

Bibb County Sheriff’s Office investigators and a crime scene unit were at the scene early Saturday night.