The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting incident that took place just before 6:00AM this morning. Bibb Sheriff’s Patrol Deputies responded to a call of a person shot in the 200 block of Lilly Avenue.


It was reported that 27 year old Nekita Rhodes was walking on Lilly Avenue with another female when a light skinned, black male rode up to her, on a bicycle. The male shot Rhodes once in the right calf and rode away on the bicycle.  Rhodes was transported to the Navicent Health by ambulance. The injury is non-life threatening and she is stable and in good condition. The suspect was described as having black hair, wearing a white shirt and camouflage shorts.


The incident is currently under investigation. Anyone with any information in reference to this incident is urged to contact the Bibb Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500, ask to leave a message for an “on-call” investigator or call Macon Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.