Aggravated assault: LPD searches for suspect in Butler Street incident

Published 7:12 pm Thursday, January 31, 2019

The LaGrange Police Department is looking for a LaGrange man after he allegedly attempted to hit a person with his car on Wednesday night. According to a LPD press release, Albert Tucker Jr. and the victim were arguing at the 100 block of Butler Street around 6:45 p.m.

When Tucker left the location, he allegedly intentionally tried to hit the victim with his vehicle. According to the press release, the victim was not injured during the accident.

Tucker currently has warrants for aggravated assault, according to the LPD. 

Anyone with information on Tucker’s whereabouts 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’s Facebook page.