Lawmen search for second burglary suspect - WALB.com, Albany News, Weather, Sports

Lawmen search for second burglary suspect

Posted: Updated:
Some of the items recovered by law enforcement agencies in a string of burglaries Some of the items recovered by law enforcement agencies in a string of burglaries
  • More WALB News10 HeadlinesMore News HeadlinesMore>>

  • Albany teen seriously injured by hit & run driver

    Albany teen seriously injured by hit & run driver

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 4:02 AM EDT2014-07-29 08:02:54 GMT
    Albany Police searching for hit and run driver.More >>
    Albany Police searching for hit and run driver.More >>
  • Albany teen seriously injured by hit & run driver

    Albany teen seriously injured by hit & run driver

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 4:00 AM EDT2014-07-29 08:00:52 GMT
    Albany Police searching for hit and run driver.More >>
    Albany Police searching for hit and run driver.More >>
  • Worth Co. hosts open house

    Worth Co. hosts open house

    Monday, July 28 2014 11:24 PM EDT2014-07-29 03:24:37 GMT
    It's already back to school time for some south Georgia students. Classes start tomorrow in Worth County.On Monday afternoon, all the schools held open houses for parents and students.At Worth County elementary, families got to met the teachers and get acquainted with the school.The Principal says the staff is ready, and parents told us they appreciated the open house."We are just going to keep going strong with things that we have done in the past, we had a very successful school year last y...More >>
    It's already back to school time for some south Georgia students. Classes start tomorrow in Worth County.On Monday afternoon, all the schools held open houses for parents and students.At Worth County elementary, families got to met the teachers and get acquainted with the school.The Principal says the staff is ready, and parents told us they appreciated the open house."We are just going to keep going strong with things that we have done in the past, we had a very successful school year last y...More >>
CORDELE, GA (WALB) -

Crisp County Sheriff's deputies and Cordele Police officers are looking for a second suspect in a multi-county theft ring.

Sheriff Billy Hancock says Justin Pate was spotted at 16th Avenue and Greer Street just after 12:00 p.m. Tuesday.

Deputies got tips that a man matching Pate's description was walking around Walmart and Tractor Supply but they didn't find him.

"We deployed our K-9 unit and from there he was able to pick up a possible track. We came in contact with some railroad workers and they said they had not seen him come through, so the track kind of ended at that point, said Sgt. Ben Bray.

Investigators are reviewing surveillance video to confirm whether Pate was in the area.

Hancock says the Wilcox County Sheriff's Office has taken warrants against Pate charging him with burglary.

Investigators in Crisp, Wilcox County and Dooly Counties believe Pate and Daniel McGee were responsible for eight burglaries and two thefts between May 22-June 3.

Sheriff Hancock says Justin Pate has tattoos on both arms.

If anyone believes they see him, they are asked to call the Crisp County Sheriff's Office or the Cordele Police Department.

 

 

Copyright 2014 WALB.  All rights reserved.