Macon Man Dies After Being Shot By Girlfriend | News
According to Bibb County Coroner, Leon Jones, a Macon man died this afternoon after being shot in the head by his girlfriend.
Macon police say a woman shot a man in the head, then told officers that the man accidentally shot himself.
Police spokeswoman Melanie Hoffman said charges against 22-year-old Shondrinka Walker have been upgraded to murder after 47-year-old Terrific Woolfolk was pronounced dead earlier Sunday.
A police news release says a woman called and said a man had accidentally shot himself. Officers found Woolfolk inside a vehicle with a gunshot wound to the head.
Police say it happened around 5:45 p.m. Saturday on the 2400 Block of D Street. That's off Eisenhower Parkway and Felton Avenue.
Walker eventually told police that she shot Woofolk during an argument, the release says.
Walker is in the Bibb County jail, charged with murder.
Anyone with information on the case can call Macon Police at 478-751-7500 or Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.