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Albany home invasion

October 22, 2002

Albany --Two Albany men were left tied up by gunmen early Tuesday morning after intruders kicked in their front door during a home invasion. Seventeen -year-old Ricky Rachell was taken to a local hospital for treatment after he was struck in the face with a gun.

Rachell and 24-year-old Jessie Freeman were in the home on Bridges Lane at 2:45 Tuesday morning, when two armed men kicked in the front door. The gunmen demanded money and tied up the two.

After searching the home, one of the gunman hit Rachell in the face as they left. Nothing was stolen from the home.

posted at 4:18PM by jimw@walb.com