Man's leg amputated after overnight assault - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

Man's leg amputated after overnight assault

By Toygar Ayla – email

LAGRANGE, GA (WTVM) – LaGrange police are looking for as many as four suspects in an overnight assault.

Antonious Favors is in critical condition after he says four men, one wearing a Halloween mask, kicked in his door and beat him Monday night.

Police reports say while two men assaulted him, two ransacked the house.  

Sometime in the struggle, Favors was shot in his leg.  His family tells News Leader 9 that his leg has been amputated.

He is listed in critical condition at Columbus Regional Medical Center, where he was flown earlier.

If you have any information on the case, you're asked to call LaGrange police.

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