Man wanted for aggravated assault on Wednesday

Published 6:52 pm Wednesday, January 23, 2019

A man is wanted for aggravated assault after swinging a knife at a woman Wednesday at the 1000 block of East Baldwin Street.

According to a LaGrange Police Department press release, officers responded to a call around 12:30 a.m. about an aggravated assault.

The victim told police that Derrick Mitchell swung a knife multiple times at her and threatened to kill her. The victim said she was able to flee the residence and call police.

Anyone with information on the case is encouraged to call the LPD at (706) 883-2603 or Troup County Crime Stoppers at (706) 812-1000. Tips can also be sent to the LPD via Facebook.