LaGrange police search for suspect in attempted stabbing

Police in LaGrange, Ga. are searching for a suspect in an aggravated assault and robbery that occurred on Whitesville Road.

The suspect is Brandon Deshawn Ransom, 21, of LaGrange.

Police say that around 2 a.m. on Sunday, Ransom punched a 20-year-old former girlfriend then attempted to stab her with a butcher knife following a verbal altercation.

Police say Ransom took the woman's cell phone.

Anyone with information about Ransom should call 706-883-2603 or 706-812-1000.