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Macon activists hosts candlelight vigil honoring homicide victims

Macon set a grim record with 50 homicides in 2020.

Community leaders address violence in Macon

They blamed the deaths on gun violence, poverty, and issues stemming from difficult childhoods.

Bibb County Coroner says “Stop the Killing”

Bibb County's coroner is taking a new approach to drawing attention to the rising number of homicides in the community.

21 murders and it’s only May, Macon-Bibb leaders fear more

It's only May, and Macon-Bibb is up to 21 homicides in 2020. Coroner Leon Jones says he's worried we may break 2018's record of 42.

‘It’s a bad start’: Macon-Bibb community demands action after violent week

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Three homicides in three days has community members on edge. Some are even demanding action. At the corner of Lamar Street...

Bibb County sees decrease in homicides for 2019

The Bibb County Sheriff says there was a major decrease in homicides in 2019, compared to 2018.

Macon death toll reaches 24 this year

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Macon gun violence claimed the lives of two more men. The incidents happened this weekend in the Bellevue neighborhood. Investigators are...

Bibb County Sheriff: Despite rise in homicides, armed robberies are down this year

Despite the recent wave of crime in Macon, some crime numbers are actually down from last year's. That's according to Sheriff David Davis.

Bibb County Coroner on homicides: “This year’s going to pass last year”

We are just past 4 months into 2018, and homicides have surpassed Bibb County's halfway mark from last year.

Just four months into 2018, Macon-Bibb nears halfway point for 2017 murder count

Only four months into the year, Macon-Bibb is just one murder away from hitting the half way mark for the number of homicides last year.

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1 dead, 1 injured in early morning shooting in North Macon

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT)- A man is dead and another person is injured after an early morning shooting in North Macon Thursday. 911 operators dispatched...

Temperatures cooling off as rain remains in forecast

MACON, Georgia. (41NBC/WMGT)- Scattered showers this afternoon are expected with temperatures only warming into the middle 70's. TODAY. Under a mostly cloudy sky temperatures will climb into...

BS Report: April 14th – Instant Replay

Did a bad call cost the Braves a win on Sunday? How the heck does instant replay work anyway? Bill Shanks breaks it all...

Cold fronts bring rain and cooler temps Thursday

We are saying goodbye to clear skies and above average temperatures after today, as clouds have started to push in. Overnight a cold front will...