Bibb County Sheriff’s Office investigators are investigating the shooting incident of an eight-year-old child inside a home in the 2300 block of Ballard Drive, just before 4:00 p.m.

It was reported that an eight-year-old female was shot and was transported by private vehicle to the Navicent Health Medical Center for treatment. Deputies made contact with the vehicle and its occupants at the hospital.

The child is listed in critical condition at this time. The circumstances surrounding this incident are under investigation. This incident is in the early stages of the investigation. Additional information will be released as it becomes available.

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