Police in LaGrange are investigating the case of a 65-year-old man who was robbed early this morning after a man walked into his residence and threatened to smother him with a jacket.
The robbery happened about 12:10 a.m. in the 700 block of South Greenwood Street. According to police, the man placed a jacket over the victim's face and stole a wallet from his back pants pocket before fleeing on foot.
The 65-year-old man described his assailant as a black man, 5-foot-10, weighing about 175 pounds. He was dressed in a black leather coat and an orange toboggan hat.
Police asked anyone with information about the robbery to call 706-883-2603 or leave a tip on the LaGrange Police Facebook page.