On Tuesday afternoon just before 3:00 p.m., 29 year old Frederick Lydell Johnson Jr. turned himself in to investigators at the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigative Division. Investigators interviewed Johnson in reference to the murder of 34 year old Tyrell Jordan that occurred earlier Tuesday morning at the Sandy Springs Apartment Complex, located at 3044 Bloomfield Drive.

After interviewing Johnson, investigators charged Johnson with Murder, Criminal Trespass and Simple Battery Family Violence. He also has a Violation of Probation warrant which was also served today. Johnson was transported to the Bibb County Law Enforcement Center and booked on the charges. His bond must be set by a Judge.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500, or Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68-CRIME

The original media release is attached. 




DAVID J. DAVIS SHERIFF                                                                                  

June 21, 2016                                                            

Bibb County Sheriff’s Office Investigating Homicide At Apartment Complex

The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a homicide that occurred at 3044 Bloomfield Drive, Sandy Springs Apartments, just before 3:00am. Tuesday morning.  It was reported that 34 year old Tyrell Jordon of Macon was visiting a female friend at this location. The female left the apartment to go to the store and upon returning discovered Jordon had been shot twice; once in the shoulder and once in the torso.   Jordan was transported to Navicent Center Hospital where he died later this morning from the gunshot wounds. No one else was injured in the incident.

No suspect information is available at this time. The incident is currently under investigation. Anyone with information is urged to call the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500, or call the Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.