Man shot early Wednesday while walking on Chambers Road in Macon

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MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – A 30 year old man is in the hospital after being shot while walking in Macon early Wednesday morning.

According to the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office, the man was walking on Chambers Road near Eisenhower Parkway just before 3 a.m. when he heard several shots. Investigators say the man was hit once in the chest. He went to the Circle K at 4775 Chambers Road to call the Sheriff’s Office. The man was taken to Medical Center Navicent Health where he is in critical, but stable condition.

There is no information on a suspect at this time. Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to call the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at (478)751 -7500 or the Macon Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.

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Amanda is a producer and anchor for 41NBC News at Daybreak and 41Today. She comes to Macon from Watertown, NY where she was a reporter, fill in producer and anchor for three years at WWNY. She covered everything from hundred year old birthdays to the shooting death of a New York State Trooper. She also earned a Syracuse Press Club Award for her feature story "A Cheer for Keslie," about a young woman with down syndrome who joins her high school cheer team and is accepted and loved by her squad. Amanda is originally from Brookfield, Connecticut, a small town in the western part of the state. She attended Western Connecticut State University and graduated in May 2014 with a B.A in Media Arts Production. From there she went on to get her master's degree in Broadcast and Digital Journalism at the S.I. Newhouse School for Public Communications at Syracuse University. When she's not working, she enjoys watching movies, traveling and spending quality time with her fiancé, family and friends.