Someone shot a 16-year-old in west Macon early Wednesday morning.

A news release from the Bibb County Sheriff's Office says it happened on Spencer Circle just after 3 a.m.

The victim, Matthew Milner, told deputies he was walking home after leaving a friend's house. He said that's when he saw a silver car pull up and heard gunshots being fired.

Milner started running and was shot in the leg. He told his grandmother what happened when he got home, and she drove him to the hospital where he is listed in stable condition.

Anyone with any other information about the shooting can call the sheriff's office at 478-751-7500.