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Home invasion suspect still sought

Monday, April 8, 2013 4:04 PM
Last updated 7:28 PM
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Richmond County investigators are still searching for a man involved in a Friday home invasion.

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Police said a black man knocked on the door at 2554 Sheraton Drive around 10:15 a.m. Friday, then forced his way into the residence demanding money at gunpoint.

He was last seen running from the scene after receiving an undisclosed amount of cash. A witness described him as about 6-feet-tall and 130-140 pounds, between 17 and 25 years old with short dreadlock hair, and wearing black gloves, a black hooded shirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the sheriff’s office at (706) 821-1020.


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