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Suspect in custody after business owner attacked in robbery

CORDELE, GA (WALB) -

A man responsible for assaulting and robbing a Cordele Business owner has been arrested just one day after the incident.

Willie Telfair, 36, was arrested and charged with aggravated battery, robbery, theft by taking, forgery, and interference with government property.

According to a report, Telfair is an employee of Eugene Dennard, who was found severely injured in a ditch by hunters on Saturday.

Dennard owns The Exchange Mart and Dennard Services in Cordele.

This is a developing story. Stay with WALB for the latest.

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