Macon Home invasion Under Investigation
A Thursday night shooting near Houston Avenue is under investigation by the Macon Police Department.
Public Information Officer Jami Gaudet tells NewsCentral, a man on Smith Street is recovering from a gunshot wound after a home invasion around 10:22 p.m. on Thursday. Gaudet says the victim was walking on Smith Street when he was approached by two males who forced themselves inside his home and demanded cash.
Gaudet says the homeowner and a female inside the home were both robbed at gunpoint, then the suspects demand the victim break into the home next door and he refused. A fight broke out and the victim was shot in the left thigh.
If you have any information about the shooting you can call Macon Police at 751-7500 or Crimestoppers at 1-877-68-CRIME.