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Irwin Co. burglary suspect arrested


Irwin County Sheriff's investigators are still working to identify the second suspect in an attempted burglary Monday afternoon.

Investigators say Gregory Bernard Bryant has been charged with burglary.

Bryant was arrested during at traffic stop Tuesday night in Coffee County.

Investigators say Bryant was one of two men seen leaving a home on Lotus Drive in Irwin County Monday afternoon.

The grandson of the homeowner noticed a suspicious car parked at the house and turned in the driveway to investigate.

The grandson chased the suspects' in their car and shot out one of the tires on the car.

The two suspects ran into the woods near Smith Cemetery Road and Wray-Ambrose Road.

That led to a ground and air search Monday night near the Irwin/Coffee County line that was called off just before 12:00 a.m. Tuesday.

Anyone with information anyone might have please contact the Irwin co. Sheriffs Office at 229-468-7459.



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