The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal shooting incident that happened in the parking lot of Academy Sports, located at 1689 Eisenhower Parkway. The Macon-Bibb 911 Center was notified around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday night.

It was reported that a 15-year-old male, later identified as Tavias La’zhae Williams was found with a gunshot wound in the parking lot of Southwest High School. He was transported to Atrium Health Navicent by ambulance, where he later died of his injuries. Macon-Bibb County Coroner Leon Jones notified the family of Williams’ death.

Investigators are currently investigating what led up to the shooting. More information will be given once it becomes available.

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