The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office and members of the Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force have arrested 38-year-old Andre Lucas in connection to the Sunday shooting of William Ford, according to a Wednesday news release.
Investigators learned during questioning that Lucas had an untreated gunshot wound to his right hand, which they believed he received during the shooting.
Lucas is being held without bond for the charges of aggravated assault and aggravated battery after being treated at the Medical Center, Navicent Health.
Lucas is accused by authorities of shooting Ford in the neck area. Ford was listed in critical condition Sunday.
The shooting is under further investigation. Anyone with information about the incident is urged to contact the Macon-Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500 or call Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 877-68-CRIME.