The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an Aggravated Assault that occurred at the 3800 block of Cherry Avenue, at 9:48 p.m. on October 10, 2021.

It was reported that three individuals were shot while in the backyard of a residence on Cherry Avenue. They were transported to Atrium Health Navicent by Ambulance.

The first victim is 46-year-old Percy Welch Jr.  He is listed in critical condition.

The second victim is 37-year-old Tavares Devon Lavender.  He is listed in stable condition.

The third victim is 38-year-old Althonio Leon Carlisle.  He is also listed in stable condition.

The circumstances surrounding what led up to the incident are under investigation.

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 Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.