Victim escapes robbery

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LAGRANGE, GA (WTVM) -  A LaGrange man escapes robbery by throwing his bike at the suspects.

Around 6 o'clock Sunday morning a 34 year old man was walking near the intersection of Ware and Union Streets when two unknown men approached him and demanded money. The victim tells LaGrange Police the men also tried to look inside the bag he was carrying on his back.

The victim told the men to leave, and when they refused, he threw his mountain bike at the suspects and ran away.

There were no injuries reported. If you have any information on this crime you are asked to call the LaGrange Police Department at 706-883-2603.

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