A man was taken to the hospital after being shot in the leg Saturday afternoon, according to a news release from the Warner Robins Police Department.

It says officers responded to a person shot around 12:20 p.m. in the 200 block of Creek Cove.

They found 18-year-old Terjhan Byer with a single gunshot wound to the lower leg. He was taken by ambulance to the Medical Center, Navicent Health.

The release says his injuries are not considered life threatening.

The shooting is under investigation. Anyone with information can call Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-69CRIME