LaGrange crime: Man pushes bicycle toward robbers, escapes

A LaGrange man ditched his mountain bike in order to escape from two robbers early Sunday, police said.

The 30-year-old was at Ware and Union streets around 6:10 a.m. when two men approached and demanded cash. The man told the suspects he didn’t have any money, though they told him they wanted to see inside a bag he was carrying, reports state.

Again, the man told the suspects he had no cash. They then continued their approach, telling him they were going to take something from him, police report.

The man then pushed his mountain bike at the men and ran, police said.