Man wanted for invading Tybee home

By Michelle Paynter - bio | email

TYBEE ISLAND, GA (WTOC) - Tybee Island police need the public's help to find a man wanted for a recent home invasion.

Police said Kerry Moore is armed and very dangerous. Jack Carter was Moore's accomplice. Investigators said Monday night they forced their way into an apartment on Jones Street, next to the Pizza on Wheels restaurant.

Moore and Carter pointed a gun at the residents and threatened to kill them. One of the civilians was pistol whipped.

Carter was arrested a short while after the home invasion.

Moore is still on the run and lives in Richmond Hill. He is wanted on charges of aggravated assault, battery, and burglary.

Police describe Moore to be about five feet seven inches tall and weighing 180 pounds. He also has brown hair and blue eyes.

Those with information on his whereabouts can call Tybee Island police at 912.786.5600 or 912.658.2204.

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