August 23, 2014
Police are seeking information after a man was shot during a reported armed robbery on Heritage Way.
The victim told police that he was getting out of his vehicle in the 200 block of Heritage Way when an unknown black male wearing a white T shirt over his head approached him with a gun, according to a LaGrange Police Department press release. The robber pointed the gun at the victim and told him to take off his pants.
The victim complied and the robber shot twice, with one bullet striking the victim in the leg. The robber then fled with the victim’s pants, which contained and undisclosed amount of cash.
No further information was available Saturday morning. Police are investigating.
Anyone with information about the incident was asked to contact LaGrange Police Department at 706-883-2603 or Troup County Crime Stoppers at 706-812-1000. Anonymous tips also may be sent by text to 274637, keyword LAGRANGE, or submitted online at lagrangega.org or facebook.com/lagrangepolicedept.