The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office Investigators charged a Macon man with Murder and six counts of aggravated assault in connection to the March 17, 2024, death of 28-year-old Shantoria Hines.

Bibb County Sheriff’s Office Investigators were able to identify 30-year-old Tyrell Shernard Burks, of Warner Robins as the suspect in connection with the murder of Hines.    Burks is currently being held without bond.

Media Release

March 17, 2024

Death Investigation on Maynard Street

Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a death that occurred in the 800 block of Maynard Street.

The incident was called into the Macon-Bibb E-911 Center on Sunday, at 12:11 a.m. Deputies responded to Maynard Street regarding two females shot. When Deputies arrived on scene it was reported that there was an argument that resulted in a shooting. They were told both women were transported to the hospital by private vehicle for treatment.

Investigators were later advised that 28-year-old Shantoria Hines had succumbed to her injury. She was pronounced deceased by medical staff. The family was notified by Deputy Coroner Lonnie Marley. The second female twenty-six-year-old Kreo Montgomery who also suffered from a gunshot wound, is currently listed in stable condition.

Investigators are working to determine what led up to the incident.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to call the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500, or the Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.