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LaGrange police seek home invasion suspects

By Melanie Ruberti

mruberti@civitasmedia.com

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LaGRANGE — Detectives with the LaGrange Police Department continue to search for at least six unidentified young males who broke into a house in the 700 block of Colquitt Street just before 6:30 p.m. Friday while homeowners were inside.

One of the victims told police he was assaulted with some type of weapon before the suspects stole items from both him and the other person in the home.

The victim said the males then fled from the house on foot.

Police stated they captured one juvenile and charged them in connection with the incident.

Detectives are asking anyone with information in this case to call Sgt. William Nelson at 706-883-2603, Sgt. Adam Blane at 706-883-2623 or Troup County Crime Stoppers at 706-812-1000.

People can also message tips to the LaGrange Police Department’s Facebook page.

Melanie Ruberti is a reporter with LaGrange Daily News. She may be reached at 706-884-7311, ext. 2156.