MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – UPDATE (6:15 p.m.): Bibb County deputies made a second arrest in connection to a shooting Tuesday night that left a 16-year-old dead.
16-year-old Troy Jackson is in custody at the Macon Regional Youth Detention Center, according to an updated news release.
18-year-old Jamon Jackson, who the sheriff’s office identified in its first news release, is at the Bibb County Law Enforcement Center.
Both face murder charges.
MACON, Georgia (WMGT/41NBC) – Bibb County deputies arrested a teen in connection to the shooting death of another teen.
18-year-old Jamon Jackson faces charges in the shooting death of 16-year-old Kendrick Davis. This is Macon-Bibb County’s 34th homicide this year.
According to the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office, the shooting happened just after 11:00 Tuesday night on the corner of Warpath and Manson Roads.
Deputies responded to a report of a person shot. When they arrived, they found 16-year-old Kendrick Davis lying in the street with multiple gunshot wounds. He was taken to The Medical Center, Navicent Health where he was pronounced dead by Macon-Bibb County Corner Leon Jones.
Deputies say Davis was walking down Warpath Road when a dark colored car drove by and fired several shots at Davis. The suspect was gone by the time deputies arrived. No one else was injured.
The shooting is currently under investigation. Anyone with information is urged to contact the Bibb Sheriff’s Office at 478-751 -7500 or Macon Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.