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Police searching for suspect in home invasion and car theft

Felony warrant issued for John A. Blankenship

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BRUNSWICK, Ga. – Glynn County police are searching for a man who they said forced his way into the home of a 79-year-old woman, stole money and the victim's car on Sunday evening.

At 7:47 p.m., police were called to home of the victim who said that a man knocked on her door, then forced her way into the home. After stealing an undisclosed amount of money, the man then stole the woman's 2007 gold Kia Sportage with Georgia tag BXW 6685, police said.

A felony warrant exists for John A. Blankenship, 46, for home invasion. Individuals with information are asked to call Inv. David Moore at 912-279-2905.