UPDATE: LaGrange police make arrest in overnight murder
LAGRANGE, Ga. (WTVM) - The LaGrange Police Department has made an arrest in the case of an overnight murder.
At around 2:45 a.m. Saturday, police responded to 700 DeGoat St. in reference to a person shot. Officers found the deceased victim, Lonnie Easter, lying in the doorway of the residence.
It was determined that Easter had at least one gunshot wound.
During the investigation, detectives determined that 24-year-old Donquavious Hammett was responsible for the murder of Lonnie Easter.
Hammett was then arrested and transported to the Troup County Jail.
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