Police investigating Fourth Avenue shooting

Published 12:49 pm Wednesday, June 26, 2024

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A man was shot at a local convenience store but he’s not saying who did it.

Monday afternoon, around 3:04 p.m., LaGrange Police were called to AAA Food Mart on Fourth Avenue upon reports of a person who had been shot.

Officers arrived and confirmed that a 22-year-old victim, whose name is being withheld here,  had been shot by two unknown assailants.

The victim sustained undisclosed gunshot wounds to his body and was transported to a local hospital for treatment.

Police say the victim reported to detectives that he knew who shot at him but would not provide their names.

This incident is still under investigation by the LaGrange Police Department Criminal Investigations Division.

Police are asking anyone with information regarding this incident to contact the LaGrange Police Department at (706) 883-2603. Information can also be reported anonymously to Troup County Crime Stoppers at (706) 812-1000 and callers may be eligible for a cash reward.