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Man held up at gunpoint

Steena Hymes shymes@civitasmedia.com

May 12, 2014

A man was a victim of attempted armed robbery Saturday around 10:15 p.m. near the intersection of Harwell Avenue and Ridge Street.


Police arrived and spoke with the victim who said a subject approached him with a gun and demanded his belongings. The victim reported that he fled the scene and called 911.


Officers searched the area but were unable to locate the suspect.


The case is currently under investigation. Anyone with additional information was asked to contact the LaGrange Police Department at 706-883-2603 or Troup County Crime Stoppers at 706-812-1000.