Public safety

April 10, 2014


A woman from the 600 block of Greenwood Street reported someone broke into her home and stole a PlayStation with two controllers, a total value of $521. The victim reported last Saturday that all her TVs were stolen and the PlayStation was the only thing left behind of value.

A woman from the 1300 block of Lindsey Street reported someone broke into her home through a window and stole a 42 inch flat screen TV and a .25 caliber pistol. The suspect also stole the power meter out of the base so the alarm would not activate.

Police responded to the 800 block of Hines Street where a man reported that another man stole his EBT card. The alleged suspect said he was sold the EBT card for $20 so the alleged victim could buy crack.

Criminal Damage

A woman from the 700 block of Matthews Street reported someone damaged her vehicle causing $3,000 worth of damage.


Charles Fields, 27, of LaGrange was arrested on charges of theft by taking after he allegedly attempted to steal a Sony car stereo valued at $200 from his place of employment at Walmart Distribution Center in the 300 block of Callaway Church Road.