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County police say robberies are linked

By Jim Wallace - bio | email

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Dougherty County Police now say the man wanted for a home invasion this week is also responsible for another armed robbery.

Demetrise McCoy is now wanted for two counts of armed robbery and aggravated assault and weapons charges.

McCoy was first named a suspect in Monday night's home invasion on Woodridge Court in which a man and woman were tied up and robbed at gunpoint by two masked men.

Thursday, Investigators also took warrants against McCoy for Saturday's home invasion robbery on Miller Street.

Three masked men tied up a man and hit him in the head with a gun.

If you have any information on Demetrise McCoy, call Dougherty County Police at 229-430-6600 or crime stoppers at 229-436-tips.

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