Macon County Murder Investigation Underway

Macon County, AL (WSFA) - A murder investigation is underway in Macon County.  Sheriff David Warren tells WSFA 12 News the victim was shot and killed in his own front yard.

The sheriff says 23-year-old Charles Bedgood was shot and killed on County Road 13 in the Hardaway community. We are told it appears the murder could be the result of an argument that carried over from the night before. The sheriff tells WSFA 12 News, it is believed it started at a night club. Warren says, "Shots were fired at a vehicle and for whatever reason the apparent vehicle for whatever reason did not want to name names or give information."

If you know anything that can help deputies solve the murder, call the Macon County Sheriff's Office at 334-727-2500. This is Macon County's first homicide of the year.