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LPD investigates armed robbery at Summit gas station

The LaGrange Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that occurred Tuesday night around 10 p.m. at the Summit gas station on Hogansville Road.

According to a LPD press release, an employee told police an unknown black male entered the store, pointed a handgun at her and demanded money. The employee gave the man an undisclosed amount of cash, and the suspect fled the scene toward Hogansville Road.  The suspect is described as a black male, wearing a gray color hooded sweatshirt and dark pants and had a white in color mask over his face. Anyone with information is asked to call the LaGrange Police Department at (706) 883-2603 or Troup County Crime Stoppers at (706) 812-1000.