Man allegedly robbed at gunpoint

Published 12:00 am Friday, July 15, 2016

LaGRANGE — Investigators with the LaGrange Police Department are looking for two men who allegedly robbed another man at gunpoint outside Self Service Laundry, 426 S. Greenwood St., about 9:05 a.m. Friday.

The victim entered the laundromat when two men came up behind him, the victim told police. One of the suspects pointed a handgun at him and demanded money.

The two men took an undisclosed amount of cash from the victim and fled the area in a burgundy Nissan Altima, said investigators.

The first suspect was described as a young African-American male about 5-foot-8 with a medium build, short dreadlocks and wearing a white T-shirt and dark jeans. Investigators said the second suspect was a young African-American male about 5-foot-10 with a medium build, long dreadlocks and wearing a red, short-sleeve T-shirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with any information is asked to call the LaGrange Police Department at 706-883-2603 or Troup County Crime Stoppers at 706-812-1000.

Investigators search for 2 suspects

By Melanie Ruberti

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