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Wanted armed robbery suspect found in Moultrie

Walter Barden is now charged with armed robbery. Walter Barden is now charged with armed robbery.
Captain Mark Esquivel Captain Mark Esquivel
Bainbridge Public Safety Officers worked with Colquitt County Sheriff's Office investigators Bainbridge Public Safety Officers worked with Colquitt County Sheriff's Office investigators
BAINBRIDGE, GA (WALB) -  A suspect wanted for armed robbery is behind bars in Decatur County. 

Walter Barden, 25, was arrested by Colquitt County Sheriff's Office investigators for violating his parole. 

Public Safety officers transported Barden back to Bainbridge where investigators have been trying to find him for more than a month. 

Captain Mark Esquivel said, “We were worried that if he was in Moultrie, Moultrie might see some of these armed robberies. Luckily they haven't, they didn't, and they were able to locate him on Monday.”

Officers believe Barden robbed a Dollar Store at gunpoint back in December. 

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