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Burglary.

• Wednesday morning about 7:27 a.m., LaGrange Police responded to the 1200 block of Murphy Avenue in reference to a Residential Burglary.

Officers arrived and made contact with the homeowner, who stated she departed her residence about 8 p.m., making sure to lock all of the doors to the house. She stated when she returned at about 7:30 a.m., she noticed the side door to her residence was kicked in.

Upon entering the house, she discovered several items were removed from the drawers and closets, and thrown on the floor.

Missing from the residence was a gold Citizen brand watch, valued at $700, but nothing else appeared to have been taken.

Police processed the location for fingerprints and canvassed the area for potential witnesses, but no one reported seeing anything unusual.

This incident is still under investigation.

• Tuesday afternoon about 2:11 p.m., LaGrange Police responded to the 100 block of Fendig Street in reference to a Residential Burglary.

Officers arrived and spoke with the victim, who advised sometime between 4:30 p.m. the previous day and just prior to the report, unknown person(s) entered her residence by climbing through a rear window.

The victim advised the suspect( s) stole about $75 worth of miscellaneous food items and added this is second time her home has been burglarized in as many days.

Police processed the location for fingerprints and canvassed the area for potential witnesses, but no one reported seeing anything unusual.

This incident is still under investigation.

• Tuesday morning about 11:31 a.m., officers took a walk-in report at the LaGrange Police Department in reference to Forgery.

Officers spoke with an employee of Charter Bank, who advised on September 17, a female entered their Church Street branch and opened a checking account using a check in the amount of $1,994.

The bank employee advised the female later withdrew $500 from the account at an ATM the very next day. She then returned to the branch the following day and took out the remaining $1,494 from the checking account.

The bank employee explained they later received information on September 22, indicating the check was a forged document.

This incident is still under investigation.

• Monday afternoon about 4:06 p.m., LaGrange Police responded to North Dawson Street in reference to a Residential

Burglary.

Officers arrived and met with complainant, who stated sometime between the hours of 3 a.m. and 2:30 p.m., his residence was broken into and several items were stolen.

The victim advised when he arrived home, he noticed his bedroom window was up, which is believed to be the entry point for the break-in.

Missing from the residence was a 42 inch Sanyo television, valued at about $1,000, various clothes, valued at about $500, and a Sony Playstation 3 video game system, valued at about $400. Each of the items were stolen from the victim’s bedroom.

The complainant stated even though the suspect(s) came through the back window, they had to have left out the front door due to the television being too big to get through the back window.

Officers processed the location for fingerprints and canvassed the area for potential witnesses, but no one reported seeing anything unusual.

This incident is still under investigation.

• Early Sunday morning about 12:46 a.m., Troup County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the 7800 block of West Point Road in reference to a domestic dispute that allegedly escalated into a physical altercation.

Deputies arrived and spoke with a male and female, who stated that there was no physical altercation and indicated they were just having an argument. Both subjects insisted there was never any physical contact and they only fought verbally.

While investigating the incident, the male, Johnereia Darquez Burton, was determined to have an active warrant for his arrest out of Lanett, Alabama for Felony Forgery.

After confirming the warrant and learning from Lanett Police that they wished to extradite the suspect, Burton was placed under arrest.

As a result, Burton, age 28, was arrested and transported to the Troup County Sheriff’s Office where he was booked into the jail on the Fugitive from Justice warrant.

Burton was later released from the Troup County Jail into the custody of Lanett Police.

• West Point Police responded to incidents of First Degree Burglary (Felony) and Criminal Trespass which were reported in the area of East 12th Street.