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Jabreka Reed of LaGrange, was arrested in the 400 block of Greenwood Street Friday night after she allegedly cut a male victim in the neck with a razor blade causing several large lacerations, because he wouldn’t go home with her. She was transported to the Troup County Jail and is facing one count of aggravated assault.


Police arrested Joseph Wesley Whatley at CVS in the 300 block of Morgan Street Sunday night after a unwanted person call. Police found Whatley sitting on the side of the building and discovered he had an active probation violation through the Troup County Superior Court. While arresting him, police also allegedly found a glass pipe commonly used to smoke methamphetamine with traces of meth in his pocket. Whately was transported to the Troup County Jail on possession of methamphetamine charges


A woman from the 400 block of Miller Street reported she came home Saturday night to see someone broke into her home and stole two Sony 32 inch televisions valued at $500 each, a PS3 game console valued at $300 and $700 in cash.

A man from the 200 block of East Crovat Street reported Friday that someone entered into his home and went through drawers, flipped the bed, pulled multiple items out of the closet. The only thing missing was a 32 inch Toshiba flat screen television valued at $300.

Residents from the 600 block of Borton Street reported Friday night that someone entered into their apartment and stole a 42 inch LG LED flat screen television valued at $400, a Sony PlayStation 3 valued at $250, a Samsung Galaxy tablet valued at $200, a Samsung Galaxy tablet valued at $117, and a Vidao tablet valued at $50.

A woman from the 200 block of Gorham Street reported Friday night that someone stole her Coby 32 inch LED television and remote valued at $260 from her bedroom.

A man reported his car was entered into Sunday afternoon at Cracker Barrel in the 100 block of Hoffman Drive where an Apple Mac Book Pro valued at $2300 was stolen as well as an Apple Ipad valued at $400 and a Louise Vuitton bag containing personal items valued at $1500.

Police responded to the Longhorn restaurant in the 1500 block of Lafayette Parkway Sunday afternoon where a man reported someone broke into his car and stole 12 gauge shotgun valued at $250, a Glock 19 .9mm hand gun valued at $350, a .45 caliber Highpoint hand gun valued at $200 and his cellphone.

Loss prevention at Belk in the 1500 block of Lafayette Parkway reported a male stole $190 worth of merchandise Friday afternoon.

A man from the 1600 block of Whitesville Street reported he was hanging out with a female Friday night and when he stepped outside, he came back and noticed $110 from his wallet stolen and the female was gone. He reported he did not know the name or residence of this woman.

A woman from the 200 block of Payne Street reported her boyfriend allegedly stole a bottle of 75 alazopram pills.

A woman from the area of Brownwood Street and Troup Street reported Saturday night a 10-year-old boy came into her yard trying to steal her seven year old son’s skateboard. When her son went out there, the boy allegedly pulled out a razor blade and threatened to cut him if he came any closer. He then took the skateboard and fled.


Police responded to the 1500 block of Vernon Road where a male reported he was walking south on Harwell Avenue when four white males started following him. As he was walking he was shot with a BB gun in the back of the head, when he turned around he was shot multiple times in the face with the BB gun.

A woman from the 400 block of Jefferson Street reported her boyfriend punched her in the eye causing her right eye to be swollen shut.

A woman from the 500 block of Hines Street reported her ex-boyfriend hit her several times in the eye with his elbow giving her a black eye.

Criminal Damage

A man from the 100 block of Wynnwood Drive reported he heard a loud noise and looked outside to see a man damaging his vehicle with a metal pipe. When he approached the suspect, he jumped into a car with several females and drove off.

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