Stabbing reported on East Crovat Street

Published 11:35 am Monday, July 29, 2019

An altercation on Saturday night reportedly resulted in a substantial injury to a local man, according to a press release from the LaGrange Police Department. 

On Saturday around 7:40 p.m., the LPD responded to reports of a person who had been stabbed on the 200 block of East Crovat Street, according to a press release from LPD.

Upon arrival, officers reportedly made contact with the victim who said that he was involved in a dispute with his girlfriend, Brincess Gates, 32, which resulted in her stabbing him in his forearm leaving a substantial injury. Gates was arrested on the scene, charged with aggravated assault (FVA) and transported to the TCSO for processing.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the LaGrange Police Department at (706) 883-2603 or Troup County Crime Stoppers at (706) 812-1000.