Crime

Two drive-by shooters hit occupied vehicle Sunday in LaGrange

Police are investigating an aggravated assault incident in which two men reportedly shot at an occupied vehicle at the intersection of Glenn Robertson and Mason streets, according to a release.

The 16-year-old, 17-year-old and 22-year-old Lagrange victims who were inside of the vehicle during the shooting were not injured, but the vehicle itself sustained moderate damage, LaGrange police said.

Officials said they received a Sunday call at about a 3:30 p.m. requesting police head out to the 900 block of Mason Street in reference to a shots fired and person with gun person report.

When police arrived on the scene, they spoke with the victims.

According to the release, the victims said they turning left onto Glenn Robertson Street when two unknown men traveling in a silver SUV allegedly fired an unspecified weapon at their vehicle.

Officers did not provide a detailed description of the attackers.

Police would like anyone with information about the shooting to contact the LaGrange Police Department at (706) 883-2603 or the Troup County Crime Stoppers at (706) 812-1000.

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