Teen killed, another wounded in drug-related shooting in LaGrange

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Authorities said a 15-year-old teen was airlifted to the hospital and another pronounced dead after a drug-related shooting in LaGrange Saturday morning.

Officers responded to the area of 805 Creed Street on shots fired reports at about 11:20 a.m., According to a statement from the LaGrange Police Department.

The 15-year-old boy was shot in the chest and leg and an 18-year-old was shot in the head. Officials say the 15-year-old had to be airlifted to a medical facility in Macon for further treatment.

LaGrange police say the fatal incident appears to be drug related and they are looking for several people for questioning in the shooting.

This is an ongoing investigation.

Anyone with information in the case can call Detective Milton Ligon at (706)883-2620 or Sergeant Brian Brown at (706)883-2664.