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One man charged and another sought in home invasion

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Savannah Chatham Metro Police say a man has been charged and are searching for a second man after a home invasion robbery where one victim was assaulted and a second injured.
Raynard Lamar Lexie, 20, was arrested by SCMPD detectives participating in a saturation of the west Victorian area who responsed to the call. Lexie is charged with first degree burglary, false imprisonment and aggravated sodomy. Authorities are still looking for the man who accompanied Lexie. Police have no description of the suspect available.
Police say the two men forced their way in to a residence when one of the occupants was opening the front door and forced her into a back room. One of the men tried to force the woman to perform a sex act before forcing her into a closet.
Authorities say the men took a camera, three Mac Book laptops and an iPhone 4S before fleeing. a second occupant of the house was arriving and was knocked to the ground as the men left. She was transported to Memorial University Medical Center for treatment of an injury from the fall.
Detectives in the area of Frazier Homes saw two men who fit the clothing descriptions and were able to take Lexie into custody.

Anyone with information on the case or the identity or location of the second suspect is asked to call Crimestoppers at 912.234.2020 or text CRIMES (273637). Tipsters remain totally anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

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