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LaGrange man stabbed

LaGrange police are investigating the Thursday night stabbing of a LaGrange man who was treated at West Georgia Medical Center and released with a non-life-threatening wound.

Police were dispatched to an area along Colonial Street about 11:40 p.m. where they made contact with Thomas Spradlin, who lives nearby, according to a LaGrange Police Department press release.

Spradlin told police he was walking in front of 107 Russell St. when a man approached him and stabbed him in the stomach area with a knife. Spradlin was transported to the hospital where he was treated in the emergency room and released.

Though he could not give his assailant's name, he told police where they might find him at a location on Spring Street. The subject was not arrested, but the incident is under investigation.

Anyone with information about the incident should contact the LaGrange Police Department at 706-883-2623 or Troup County Crime Stoppers at 706-812-1000.

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