30-year-old man in stable condition after being shot in Macon today

An unidentified 30-year-old Macon man was shot Saturday evening near Vineville Avenue in Macon, according to the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office.

The victim was shot around 4:30 p.m. while standing in the middle of the road near Vineville Avenue and Calloway Drive, Deputy Linda Howard said.

The victim was taken to the Medical Center, Navicent Health, where he is in stable condition, she said.

“We’re going to keep a watch on him,” Howard said.

Investigators were interviewing witnesses.

Howard said deputies responded to the scene after receiving a 911 call that said a “man was down” off Vineville Avenue.