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Arrest made in several Thomas co. home burglaries

Matthew Hunt was arrested in connection with several home burglaries. Matthew Hunt was arrested in connection with several home burglaries.
Captain Steve Jones Captain Steve Jones
Thomas County Sheriff's Office Thomas County Sheriff's Office
THOMAS CO., GA (WALB) -

One man is behind bars in Thomas County after investigators said he stole thousands of dollars worth of items from several homes in town.

Matthew Hunt, 32, is facing burglary charges after investigators said he stole pricey items such as Rolex watches from at least three homes.

Hunt is now charged with burglary and has several pending theft charges.

Investigators said Hunt's accomplice, 29-year-old Rachael Bourdreaux, is scheduled to turn herself in Wednesday.

“They have sold merchandise in Dothan, Alabama, Panama City, Florida, Tallahassee, Florida, and Boca Raton, that we know of right now.,” said Captain Steve Jones.

Investigators are working to recover the stolen items.

Bourdreaux is facing theft by receiving charges.

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