The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a homicide that occurred in the 4400 block of Dixon Rd, just after 6:30a.m. Friday morning. Deputies responded to a report of a person in the ditch unresponsive. Upon arrival they found a white male with a gunshot to the head. The male victim was identified as 21yr old Chad Michael Bilow of Lizella. Bilow was pronounced deceased on scene by the Coroner’s Office. The next of kin has been notified. The suspect had already fled the scene before Deputies arrived. No one else was injured during the incident. There is no description of the suspect.

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