LaGrange police search for man accused of armed robbery near Johnson Street

LaGrange police search for man accused of armed robbery near Johnson Street

LAGRANGE, Ga. (WTVM) - LaGrange police are currently looking for one suspect accused of robbing a man at gunpoint near Johnson Street.

At approximately 1:15 a.m. on Sunday, officers with the LaGrange Police Department responded to the 200 block of Whitesville Street in reference to an armed robbery which had just occurred at a different location

Upon arrival, officers met with a male victim who reported that he had just been robbed at gunpoint at near Johnson Street, following a large gathering at that location. The victim told officers that the suspect pulled out a handgun and demanded his money before fleeing the scene.

Young described the suspect as a younger male, wearing a Shaquille O’Neal Orlando Magic basketball jersey and a blue hat.

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

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