UPDATE: MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) — Bibb County Crimes Against Children investigators arrested 32-year-old Traveshia Natoya Ivory for one count of Cruelty to Children in the 2nd degree.
In the February 5th incident, Ivory’s 5-year-old son and 6-year-old son found a gun inside the home. The gun accidentally fired striking the 6-year-old in the upper shoulder.
Authorities set Ivory’s bond at $5,700.00.
MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – A 6-year-old boy was taken to the hospital after being shot in the shoulder Wednesday night.
Bibb County deputies say it happened just before 7 o’clock in the 2700 block of Heaton Drive.
Deputies were told a 6-year-old boy and his 5-year-old brother were playing with a handgun they found in their home and that the 5-year-old accidentally shot his brother while handling the gun.
The 6-year-old was taken to Medical Center, Navicent Health with a non-life-threatening injury. He is listed in stable condition.
Call the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at (478) 751-7500 or Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME if you have additional information.