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Two teens arrested in burglary ring bust

By Jim Wallace - bio | email

ALBANY, GA (WALB) –Dougherty County Police say they broke up a burglary ring with the arrests of two teens they caught breaking into a home on Moultrie Road.

18-year old Hakeem Barney and 17-year old Richard Washington, Junior are charged with burglary.

Investigators suspect they and a third teen burglarized several homes in Dougherty County, including Vivian Stubbs' house on Holly Drive.  The thieves took her dog Cassie.

Now Police are asking for your help to find that third teen and the stolen property.

Dougherty County Police Captain Jimmy Sexton said "We would like to know about any property that these individuals might have been trying to sell. Especially about the little Maltese dog. If anybody has any information about that."

Investigators the burglars were using this 1998 Mercury Mountaineer to commit their crimes.

If you have any information about the SUV or the suspects, call Dougherty County Police at 430-6600 or CRIMESTOPPERS at 436-TIPS.

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