The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an incident that occurred at 4344 West Highland Drive, Shadowood West Apartments, just after 8:00 p.m.

Bibb County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to Shadowood West Apartments regarding a shots fired call. Deputies arrived on scene and found 30-year-old Cyrus Norwood inside a vehicle suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was pronounced dead on the scene by Deputy Coroner Luann Stone. The circumstances surrounding this incident are still under investigation. 

The next of kin was notified by the Coroner’s Office. At this time investigators are following up on a lead that a person was seen running from the scene into the wooded area located behind the apartment complex.  A Georgia State Patrol helicopter is assisting with a search of the area.

Further information will be released once it becomes available.

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