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17-year-old killed in shooting at Macon Mall identified

He was shot twice in the chest and died at the hospital

MACON, Ga. — A Macon teen is dead after being shot twice in the chest at the Macon Mall food court.

According to a news release, it happened around 4 p.m. Sunday. It was reported to deputies that it started when two men got into an argument.

The argument turned into a fight, and ended with one of the men shooting the other. 

The victim, identified as 17-year-old Quentavious Moore, was taken to the hospital, where he later died.

Anyone with any information about the shooting can call the Bibb Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500, or Macon Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.

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