Macon grandmother shot while picking up kids

MACON, Ga. -- A Macon woman was shot early Saturday as she drove to pick up her grandchildren from a skating rink, near where males were firing guns into the air, the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office said.

According to The Macon Telegraph, one of her grandchildren had to tell her that she was bleeding. Sheriff’s investigators believe a bullet fired high into the air returned through the windshield to graze the abdomen of Carol Morris, 64. She picked up the children, started driving east, discovered she was wounded, and pulled the car over to call for help.

Morris was taken to a hospital and was listed in stable condition.



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