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LaGrange man shot in face while sleeping

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A LaGrange man is recovering after being shot in the face while he was sleeping, according to LaGrange Police.

The shooting happened Thursday after midnight at a home on Carver Street. Police say when they arrived, the found Jerry Godwin bleeding from the face. Officers learned someone had fired shots through the home and one of the bullets struck Godwin while he was sleeping.

Godwin was flown to Grady Hospital in Atlanta. The case is under investigation, anyone with information is asked to call Troup County Crime Stoppers at 706-812-1000.

David Hurst

David Hurst, a graduate of the Univ. of Georgia, is News 3's nightside reporter.
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