Macon man killed in drive by shooting in the city on Sunday


MACON, Georgia (WMGT/41NBC) – A Macon man passed away over the weekend after being shot in the head by someone driving by. That’s according to the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office.

According to a news release from the Sheriff’s Office, 21 year old Edward Durham Jr. was outside of a home in the 400 block of Holloway Street just after 1:30 Sunday morning when a car drove by. Someone in the car started firing shots and Durham was hit once in the head. He was taken to Medical Center Navicent Health for his injuries.

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According to the Sheriff’s Office, Durham died just before 2:30 that afternoon.

Bibb County Investigators say the suspect was driving a white Chevy four door car.

Anyone with information in reference to this shooting is urged to contact the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at (478)751 -7500 or Macon Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.