Authorities seek help in finding burglary suspect


Richmond County investigators are asking for assistance in their search for a burglar after new evidence identified him as a suspect.

Investigator Darren Massey said Eddie Dee Geiger, 40, has been listed as a suspect in the March 27 burglary of Augusta Railroad Salvage.

Investigators were called to the scene after the business on Gordon Highway was burglarized. Money and an air compressor were reported missing.

Warrants have been issued for Geiger on the charge of burglary.

Anyone with information on the suspect’s whereabouts is asked to contact the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office at (706) 821-1080.



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