UPDATE 6:15 p.m. The victims were identified as 24-year-old Kentarious Bush and 47-year-old Reginald Raines.


Two people are in the hospital after a shooting at a gas station on Mercer University Drive.

According to Lt. Randy Gonzalez with the Bibb Sheriff’s Office, a call for a person shot came in from the Solo Gas Station on 4555 Mercer University Dr. just before 4 p.m.

When deputies arrived, they found one victim in the parking lot with a gunshot wound to the leg.

A second victim was found inside the convenience store with a gunshot wound to the leg.

Both were taken to the hospital.

Gonzalez says it does not appear to be a robbery, but they don’t know who the shooter is at this time.