Two armed robbers entered Murphy’s Yamaha on East Render Street Thursday night, demanding money from a clerk and customers.
According to police reports, the six victims said that several shots were fired but no one was injured. One of the victims was transported to West Georgia Medical Center due to difficulty breathing.
The shorter of two alleged suspects approached the the five customers and demanded cash, while the taller suspect approached the clerk and took the money that was laying on the counter, due to the clerk preparing to close the store, the report said.
The suspects were described as black males, one of them tall and skinny, the other short and skinny, both medium to light complexion, and both in their early teens to early 20s. The shorter suspect also was described as wearing a gray and black bandanna, light brown pants, a gray sweater, and about 5 feet 4 inches to 5 feet 6 inches in height.
If anyone has additional information regarding this incident, please call the LaGrange Police Department at 706-812-1000 or Troup County Crime Stoppers at 706-812-1000, or text an anonymous tip to TEXT-A-TIP at 274637, keyword “LAGRANGE.” Tips can also be submitted online at www.lagrangega.org or www.facebook.com/lagrange.police.