The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting incident that took place in the parking lot of the Houston Food Market, located at 4141 Houston Avenue. The incident occurred at around 10:45p.m.

It was reported that three males were standing in front of the closed business when the incident occurred. One of the males brandished a handgun and shot another male in the facial area. The two other males fled the area on foot, in an unknown direction.

The victim, a 15 year male, was transported to the hospital where he is listed to be in critical condition.

This incident is under investigation. Additional information will be released as soon as it becomes available.

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