Aiken captures most wanted suspect

Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2009 4:01 PM
Last updated 4:07 PM
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AIKEN – Aiken County Sheriff’s deputies captured one of the county’s most wanted burglary suspects.

The sheriff’s office’s charged Marquis Cummings, 26, of the 1900 block of Seaborn Drive, North Augusta with three counts of burglary, possession of a stolen vehicle and kidnapping, sheriff’s Sgt. Dave Myers said in a news release. He was arrested around 1 p.m. today at a home Power House Road after the sheriff’s office received a tip about his whereabouts. He was previously on Aiken County’s 10 most wanted list.

Between January and this month, Mr. Cummings burglarized three North Augusta homes in three separate incidents, Sgt. Myers said. In two of the incidents, he held the occupants at gun point. Investigators also believe Mr. Cummings took jewelry, electronics and a vehicle from the homes.

He is now being held at the Aiken County Detention Center.

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corgimom
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corgimom 11/25/09 - 05:26 pm
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Thank God they caught him

Thank God they caught him before he killed somebody.

jack
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jack 11/25/09 - 06:31 pm
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Good job cops! Another

Good job cops! Another scumbag off the streets.

lew767
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lew767 11/25/09 - 06:44 pm
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He will post bond and be out

He will post bond and be out in 48hrs. and at it again.

ChiggerHillMan
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ChiggerHillMan 11/25/09 - 06:47 pm
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Of course he'll be at it

Of course he'll be at it again. He needs money to pay his lawyer.

RushLimbuttbubba
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RushLimbuttbubba 11/25/09 - 07:20 pm
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Good Job Aiken Law

Good Job Aiken Law Enforcement Departments! Thank you for all that you do!!

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