Phone taken from vehicle, returned by police

Published 7:14 pm Monday, October 21, 2019

Around 6 a.m. on Saturday, officers with the LaGrange Police Department responded to reports of a case of entering auto on Hearthstone Drive. 

According to a LPD press release, officers were told by the victim that she left her iPhone 8 in her vehicle around 8 p.m. the previous night. 

She reportedly told officers that she realized her phone was missing around 5:30 a.m., and she tracked her iPhone to a residence where officers were able to make contact with a minor who had the phone.

The minor was arrested on the scene.

Anyone with information on the incident is encouraged to contact the LPD at (706) 883-2603 or Troup County Crime Stoppers at (706) 812-1000.