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GCSO captures burglary suspect

Posted on Saturday, April 4, 2020 at 10:51 am

On Friday, April 3, Grundy County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a burglary in progress at at residence, on Hwy. 56,  in the Colony Road area. When they arrived, a male ran out the back door of the house and fled on foot but was quickly apprehended.

The suspect was identified as Whitney Ray Dunwoody(40), from Altamont. He is charged with burglary, possession of Schedule III and Schedule IV drugs, and resisting arrest.

He is being held at the Grundy County jail.

“No one was home at the time of the incident,” explained Grundy County Sheriff Clint Shrum. “We appreciate everyone being vigilant.”