Police respond to find Macon home riddled with bullets, one dead

Last updated February 13, 2023 @ 10:07 AM ET

The following was taken from a press release distributed by the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office:

Bibb County (February 11, 2023) – The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a death that has occurred in the 2400 block of Monroe Ave just after 5:47a.m. Saturday morning.

Deputies responded to a ShotSpotter call in the 2400 block of Monroe Ave. Deputies dispatched to the ShotSpotter call arrived in the area to do a welfare check and noticed a home in the 2400 block was damage from gunfire.

Entry was made into the home and 39-year-old Jimmy Lee Bradberry Jr. was found inside suffering from a gunshot wound. Bradberry was pronounced deceased on scene by Deputy Coroner Lonnie Miley. The next of kin has been notified by Coroner Leon Jones.

Bibb County Sheriff’s Office Investigators are still determining what led up to the shooting. Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact the Bibb Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500 or the Macon Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.