Bibb County crime local

Man charged in west Macon murder

MACON, Georgia (KBTV) – The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a homicide that happened Wednesday night in Macon.

UPDATE: Further investigation led to an arrest. 20-years-old Braylon Alexander Jones was arrested at at a residence in the 4100 Block of Arkwright Road. Jones is a the Bibb LEC and is charged with murder.

The shooting happened around 8:30pm at Shadowood West Apartments located at 4344 West Highland Drive. Bibb deputies were responding to a call of a person shot. Upon arrival, they found 30-year-old Cyrus Norwood inside a vehicle suffering from a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead on the scene. According to Macon-Bibb Coroner Leon Jones, Norwood died from a gunshot wound to the head.

Bibb deputies say a person was seen running from the scene into the wooded area located behind the apartment complex. Georgia State Patrol helicopter is assisting with a search of the area. This investigation is ongoing.

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

Photo credit: MGN Online

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