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T'ville suspect takes his life

THOMASVILLE, GA (WALB) - After Thomasville police chased a suspected burglar into some woods near Cherokee Lake, he apparently committed suicide.

A Ga. State Patrol helicopter pilot just helped locate the body of the burglary suspect in Thomasville. The man apparently shot and killed himself while hiding from police.

Police were called when a neighbor spotted a burglary in progress at a home on Lakeview Drive.

The burglar took off running and police chased him into some woods. Canine units were called in to help capture him.

WALB News 10 is on the scene and will keep you updated.


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