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UPDATE: Man charged in fatal west Macon shooting

Coroner Leon Jones says the victim is 46-year-old Dismond “Boot” Wright.

MACON, Ga. — UPDATE: A Warner Robins man is now charged with an overnight west Macon shooting.

The Bibb County Sheriff's Office says Alex Antwon Skinner fought with Dismond Wright, then shot him.

Investigators interviewed Skinner, 37, Saturday night, then charged him with murder.

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


One person is dead after a shooting in west Macon Saturday night. 

According to Macon-Bibb Chief Coroner Leon Jones, 46-year-old Dismond “Boot” Wright was shot in the chest around 9:15 p.m. Jones says the shooting happened at 1560 Long Acre Drive. 

Wright was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead at 10:55 p.m. 

If you have any information on this case, you can call the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at (478) 751-7500.

This is a developing story.

Credit: Bibb County Sheriff's Office
Alex Antwon Skinner

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