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Photos Released in ACCPD Home Invasion Investigation

Authorities have released pictures of a person of interest wanted in connection with a home invasion in Athens last week.

The ACCPD has updated an investigation into a recent home invasion. Police say these images are closed circuit camera shots on the person wanted in connection with that incident.

Credit ACCPD
Person seen in vicinity of home invasion.

Wednesday, with the help of a GBI sketch artist, the department has released a sketch of a person of interest in the case. Police say the wave cap, or du-rag he was wearing at the time was orange.

On May 1st around 2 pm, a 21-year old female UGA student reported that as she entered her residence in the 100 block of East Cloverhurst Avenue, a black entered behind her and attacked her, demanding money. According to a release from the department, she lost consciousness during that attack. When she awoke, the suspect was gone.

He is described as a black male, 20 to 30-year-old, wearing a white shirt and dark pants.

Anyone with information on this incident is encouraged to call Det. David Harrison of the Athens-Clarke County Police Department at (762) 400-7361, Sgt. Greg Dickson at (762)400-7070, or the Crime Stoppers Tip Line at (706) 705-4775.

A Crime Stoppers reward is being offered for information leading to the identification and arrest of the offender.

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