LAGRANGE, Ga. (WTVM) - Police in LaGrange are currently investigating an arson attempt on Melrose Dr.
Officers were dispatched to the 100 block of Melrose Dr. on Aug. 11 at approximately 2:40 a.m. in regards to a suspicious fire.
Two witnesses reported to police that their neighbor alerted them that flames were coming from the semi-truck in their front yard.
One of the witnesses reported that they saw small flames coming from the tires, which were quickly put out.
Surveillance video of the incident showed a young male running from the scene with a gas can.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call LPD at (706) 883-2603 or Troup County Crime Stoppers at (706) 812-1000.