UPDATE: Man arrested, charged in fatal Macon fall

Macon man dies after being pushed from 9th floor balcony

A 60-year-old man has been arrested and charged with murder after being questioned about a man who fell from a ninth floor window of an apartment building Thursday night and died.

According to a news release from the Bibb County Sheriff's Office, it happened around 8:30 p.m. Thirty-six-year-old Robert Paulson was pronounced dead at the scene after it was reported he was pushed out of a window at Kenilworth Manor Apartment Complex, located at 1000 Crystal Lake Circle.

The release states Willie Frank Stanley, who also lived at the complex, was there when the incident occurred. He was questioned throughout the night and charged with murder Friday morning.

He's currently being held in the Bibb County jail without bond.

This is the 26th homicide this year. There were 16 in 2014, 17 in 2013 and 23 in 2012.

MAP: 2015 Bibb County homicides


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