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EBRSO: Four men arrested after armed burglary

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Posted: Aug 28, 2011 1:53 PM by Rachel Frost
Updated: Aug 28, 2011 1:53 PM
Source: WBRZ

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Topics: EBRSO, four, men, arrested, armed, burglary, victim, suspects

BATON ROUGE- East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Deputies say four men forced a man into his home at gunpoint and stole a cell phone. The armed burglary happened in the Comite Hills West subdivision off Joor Road around 5 a.m. today.

East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Deputies arrested Corsy Bernard Hollins, 26; Loialiki Falauwa Moi, 27; Sherman Trammel Smith, 30; and James Williams, 18.

Deputies arrested two suspects in the neighborhood and tracked down the other two suspects in a wooded area behind the subdivision.

K-9's with the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office and a Baton Rouge Police Department helicopter helped with the search. Deputies recovered two rifles and a handgun.

Investigators say the suspects knew the victim.

The suspects were booked in parish prison and charged with home invasion, armed robbery, aggravated burglary, aggravated battery and damage to property.

We will have the latest information on this story on News 2 at 5:30 p.m.

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