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Suspect charged in Colquitt Co. home invasion

Suspect has been charged after home invasion (Source: WALB) Suspect has been charged after home invasion (Source: WALB)
Two homes were broken into (Source: WALB) Two homes were broken into (Source: WALB)
One resident was inside their home at the time (Source: WALB) One resident was inside their home at the time (Source: WALB)
Neighbors are cautious after the incident (Source: WALB) Neighbors are cautious after the incident (Source: WALB)
COLQUITT CO., GA (WALB) -

A suspected home invader is charged with multiple crimes in Colquitt County. Halen Weaver, 29, is charged with armed robbery, burglary, and criminal attempt to commit theft.

Colquitt Co. sheriff's investigators say Weaver broke into two homes on Cherokee road in broad daylight Thursday.

Laura Bibeault was inside her home when Weaver broke in.

She was able to run away before deputies arrived and arrested Weaver.

Neighbors say they're shocked that the incident happened in their neighborhood, and they're being extra cautious now.

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