15-year-old killed in capturing exterior of Macon sporting items retailer



Bibb County Deputies are investigating the deadly shooting of a teenager found in a local high school parking lot.

Officials say they opened an investigation following reports of a shooting in a sports academy parking lot around 10:30 p.m. on the 1600 block of Eisenhower Parkway.

A short time later, lawmakers found 15-year-old Tavias La’zhae Williams with a gunshot wound in the parking lot of Southwest Magnet High School and Law Academy, a short walk away on Williamson Road.

Paramedics took Williams to a nearby hospital, where he died from his injuries.

On Wednesday morning, officials said they had arrested 20-year-old Tajiri Antwaun Harris in connection with William’s death. Harris is currently in custody without bail, charged with three counts of aggravated assault and one count of murder.

If you have information about the shooting, please call the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at (478) 751-7500 or the Macon Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.