UPDATE: Three men arrested in connection to McDuffie County home invasion

UPDATE: Three men arrested in connection to McDuffie County home invasion
Rashad Sturgis (left), Jaquaye Pearson (center), and Sean Gray (right) (Source: Thomson Police Department)

MCDUFFIE COUNTY, GA (WFXG) - The Thomson Police Department has arrested 3 men in connection to a home invasion that happened Monday night in the city.

According to the incident report, officers responded to a home on Manassas Dr. at 11:49 p.m. July 15 for a reported assault. When officers entered the home, they found the victim sitting in a recliner bleeding from the throat. She was still conscious and was speaking with dispatch on the phone. The victim reportedly told officers that a man with a green garment covering his head broke into her home and cut her throat. Officers cleared the home and checked in nearby yards, but did not find the suspect.

Manassas Dr. in Thomson where a home invasion took place July 15
Manassas Dr. in Thomson where a home invasion took place July 15

Officers arrested 2 men in connection to the assault Tuesday night, brothers Jaquaye Pearson and Sean Gray. Based on tips from the public, investigators learned that a third man, Rashad Sturgis, was involved. He was arrested Wednesday.

“After we made the first two arrests we were able to interview the guys and get some more information on them. That’s why I am out here now trying to find some more information. We’ve found some evidence and now we are just pushing out on some more” Sgt. Robert Brown said.

All 3 men are being charged with home invasion and aggravated assault.

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