One person was killed and several others injured after a shooting outside a bar in downtown Macon.
According to the Bibb County Mayor’s Office, it happened around 3:00 outside of Thirsty Turtle Bar on Cherry Street.
Deputies say that after a fight at the bar, several people were shot and two men were injured. Moreover, MPs say someone driving down Cherry Street started shooting the group outside the bar.
This resulted in the deaths of 6 people. Four women and two men.
The shooting victims and those who were cut off were taken to Navicent Health Medical Center. However, a hospital shooting victim was declared dead. Another shooting victim was taken to surgery and sustained severe injuries. All other victims are stable.
The name of the deceased will be revealed as soon as the next of kin is notified. At the moment there are no arrests or people with an interest in the case.
This comes less than 24 hours after the shooting at a bar outside Billy’s Clubhouse in North Macon at the intersection of Forest Hill and Northside Drive.