A LaGrange police officer was honored today.
Investigator Jarred Anderson was named Western Regional Gang Investigator of the year.
He received the honor over the weekend.
He was chosen for the honor our of 39 counties across the Western Region.
Sgt. Mark Cavendar says he nominated Anderson for the work he has done for LaGrange, Troup County, West Point, Hogansville and other agencies.
Cavendar says Anderson is actively involved in teaching other investigators across the state how to be more effective.