The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office and the Macon-Bibb County Fire Department responded to a house fire at 3058 Alfred Drive at around 12:12 p.m.
According to Fire Investigators, the fire started in the kitchen area of the home. Firefighters found Mr. Douglas Combes, age 69, deceased, inside of the home. Coroner Leon Jones stated that the next of kin has been notified and an autopsy will be performed.
Macon-Bibb Fire investigators stated that currently there are no signs of foul play, the fire appears to be accidental.
Anyone with information in reference to this incident is urged to contact the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500 or Macon Regional CrimeStoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.