cloudy
Friday May 29th, 2015 8:24AM

LaGrange police search for man who fired at house

By The Associated Press
LaGRANGE - LaGrange police are searching for man who fired into a home with a rifle, prompting a gun battle.

Four residents told police that a man tried breaking in early Friday and fired shots at the house. The LaGrange Daily News reports that two residents inside the home returned fire, and the intruder fled.

No injuries were reported.

Police temporarily blocked off the street and used police dogs in an attempt to locate the suspect.

© Copyright 2015 AccessNorthGa.com
All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without permission.
Scores turn out to welcome 2012 in Cornelia
Scores of people turned out in Cornelia to ring in the new year at the eighth-annual Apple Drop.
11:58PM ( 3 years ago )
Female motorist takes intruder on wild ride
Police in Savannah say a woman who found a masked, armed man in the backseat of her car as she was leaving work took the uninvited passenger on a wild ride before crashing her vehicle.
10:59PM ( 3 years ago )
One dead after SUV is hit by State Patrol in Atlanta
Police say a 54-year-old Loganville woman has died and three others traveling with her were injured when their sport utility vehicle was struck by a Georgia State Patrol cruiser at an Atlanta intersection.
10:52PM ( 3 years ago )
Local/State News
Georgia Hooters waitress donates kidney to longtime regular
ROSWELL, Ga. (AP) — A waitress at a Hooters in Georgia will donate her kidney to a longtime regular customer of the restaurant.WXIA-TV (http://on.11alive.com/1Jbsi1j) reports Don Thomas is a frequent...
7:20AM ( 1 hour ago )
Guns, training gun found where police say sheriff shot woman
Investigators recovered multiple guns as well as a fake training gun from the empty model home where police said a Georgia sheriff shot and critically wounded a woman, according to law enforcement documents.
By Associated Press
7:01AM ( 1 hour ago )
Wreck involving church bus results in multiple injuries
A head-on crash involving a church bus and a Lincoln Town Car left around 20 people hurt near Toccoa Thursday night.
12:04AM ( 8 hours ago )
3rd Ga. man pleads guilty in anti-government militia plot
ROME, Ga. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a third man has pleaded guilty in an anti-government militia plot.
10:02PM ( 10 hours ago )
Hall Co. Commission delays agreement with F. Branch for road improvements
An intergovernmental agreement that has been in consideration for four years that would bring turn lanes and new pavement to the intersection of McEver Road and Gainesville Street is going to wait, at least for now.
8:30PM ( 11 hours ago )