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Armed robbers target elderly couple in Irwin Co.

IRWIN CO., GA (WALB) -

Officials in Irwin County are looking for three men that raided an elderly couple's home Thursday night. The home invasion happened at approximately 11 p.m. 

The victims were an elderly couple, both 81 years old. Two African American males and one male Caucasian committed the theft. All three were armed with handguns. 

The men entered the residence through an unlocked rear door. They also wore hoodies with bandannas to conceal their identities. The gunmen stole the couple's wallets with credit cards and money. Guns from the residence were stolen as well.

The couple was not injured in the incident.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Irwin Co. Sheriff's Department at (229) 468-7459.

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