Bibb County Sheriff Deputies responded to a call at 7:55am of a female who was dropped off at the Medical Center Navicent Health, Emergency room with physical injuries. Deputies made contact with 41 year old Lori Venditto. Venditto was able to tell deputies that she and her boyfriend 42 year old Heath Jones got into an altercation resulting in her needing medical attention. During treatment it was confirmed that Venditto had a fractured skull. Deputies later made contact with Jones when he returned to the hospital to check on Venditto. Jones was transported to the Detective Bureau where he was interviewed and charged with Aggravated Assault family violence. Venditto is listed in stable condition.
This incident is currently under investigation. Anyone with information is urged to call the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at 478-746-9441 and ask to leave a message for the on-call investigator or Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.