Richmond County police seek 2 suspects in gun theft

Police are looking for two men who stole a handgun from an Augusta home Friday.

About 11:30 a.m., Thomas Richards, of North Kensington Drive, said two men entered his home by breaking a window, according to a Richmond County Sheriff’s Office incident report.

Richards said the men took a 9mm semi-automatic handgun from the house before stealing a $250 pair of glasses from his truck, which was parked in the garage.

Images of the suspects were captured on Richards’ trail camera in his backyard, according to statement from the sheriff’s office.

Anyone with information on the suspects can contact Investigator Aaron Hannsz at (706) 821-1024 or the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division at (706) 821-1020.

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