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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.

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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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