Trio charged in Lee County burglary

Trio charged in Lee County burglary

LEESBURG, GA (WALB) - Lee County Sheriff's Investigators have identified three people charged with stealing guns and rifles from a home Thursday afternoon.

21-year old Austin Patrick Doyle and 22-year old Juan Wesley Mahadeo of Leesburg and Eric Shawn McWaters of Albany have all been charged with burglary.

The three were among five people arrested following the daytime burglary at a home 3rd Road off Stocks Dairy Road.

Sheriff's investigators recovered all but one of the rifles and pistols taken in a nearby wooded area.

We are waiting to learn if charges will be brought against the male and female who were also arrested on Thursday.