July 10, 2013

Burglary suspect sought

Submitted by the Whitfield County Sheriff's Office

— The Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in identifying a burglary suspect. The photograph was captured on a surveillance camera at the residence. The burglary occurred last month on Mitchell Bridge Road.

According to the sheriff’s office, the suspect pulled up in the driveway right after the homeowner left. The suspect put on gloves and pried a window open to gain entry into the residence. Jewelry and other valuables were taken. The suspect’s vehicle has been identified as a 1997 silver Honda Accord with a sunroof. There is damage to the passenger side headlight.

If you have information on the suspect you are asked to call Detective Burnette with the sheriff’s office at (706) 278-3029.