Macon man shot while watching fight

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is looking into a shooting that happened early Sunday morning.

Witnesses told the sheriff’s office 25-year-old Kevin Eugene Mims of Macon was standing in a field near Cedar Avenue and Moseley Avenue at around 2:30 a.m. when he was shot in the abdomen.  Witness reports say Mims was "watching a fight between some girls" when he was shot.  As for who shot him,  Mims wasn’t sure.  He was taken to the hospital by a friend, where he is listed in stable condition.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at (478) 751-7500 or call Macon Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.

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