Montgomery, Douglas Arrested After Pawns Are Traced To Burglary

Wednesday, January 9, 2013
Charleston Montgomery
Charleston Montgomery

Two men are facing burglary charges after detectives traced pawns from an Oct. 19 break-in to them. Police said items worth between $6,000 and $7,000 were taken in the burglary at a residence on St. Paul Street.

Charged with aggravated burglary and theft are Charleston Montgomery, 56, and Cedric Lee Douglas, 21.

Items taken included a Nikon camera, a 60" flatscreen TV, a 26" Sanyo TV and jewelry.

Police said it was learned that Montgomery had pawned the 26" Sanyo TV at EZ Pawn on Rossville Boulevard and the Nikon camera at US Money Shops in Fort Oglethorpe.

Douglas had pawned a ring stolen from the home.

 

 

Cedric Lee Douglas
Cedric Lee Douglas

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