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Update: Police release surveillance photos of Wing-N-Burger armed robbery

Sarah Robinson

srobinson@ledger-enquirer.com

A gunman is on the loose after robbing the Wing-N-Burger Factory in LaGrange Tuesday night, according to a press release. LaGrange Police would like anyone with any information about this incident to call them at 706-883-2603 or Troup County Crime Stoppers at 706-812-1000.
A gunman is on the loose after robbing the Wing-N-Burger Factory in LaGrange Tuesday night, according to a press release. LaGrange Police would like anyone with any information about this incident to call them at 706-883-2603 or Troup County Crime Stoppers at 706-812-1000.

Update: LaGrange Police have released surveillance photos of the man who they believe robbed the Wing-N-Burger Factory late Thursday.

The unidentified suspect was described as black man last seen wearing a camouflage baseball-style cap, dark hooded sweatshirt and leopard-pattern sunglasses with "DG" on the side.

Authorities believe he may have also been involved in the Auburn and Newnan robberies in addition to Sunday's armed robbery at the Marathon gas station on LaFayette Parkway. 

Original Story: A gunman is on the loose after robbing the Wing-N-Burger Factory in LaGrange Tuesday night, according to a press release.

LaGrange Police said no one was harmed during the incident.

Authorities said they responded around 9:37 p.m. Tuesday to the 900B Hogansville Road restaurant, where they spoke to a female employee who witnessed the armed robbery.

The woman told officers that a black man walked into the business and placed an order. When she opened the register, the man demanded the money and showed her a gun held in his waistband, according to her account of the incident.

She said the gunman fled the business on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash he nabbed from the register. Officers said they searched the area for offender weren't able to locate him.

LaGrange Police would like anyone with any information about this incident to call them at 706-883-2603 or Troup County Crime Stoppers at 706-812-1000.

— Sarah is a crime & safety reporter at The Ledger-Enquirer. You can contact her on Twitter at @SarahR_92.

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