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Police seek burglary suspect who fled from traffic stop

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Jerry Turner (Source: Effingham County Sheriff's Office) Jerry Turner (Source: Effingham County Sheriff's Office)
EFFINGHAM CO., GA (WTOC) -

The Effingham County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in finding a burglary suspect who fled from a traffic stop at approximately 10 p.m. Wednesday on Midland Rd. near Ga. 17.

The driver, Jerry Turner, 27, of Bloomingdale, fled on foot and left two small children and their mother behind when a deputy stopped the vehicle. He is wanted for burglary, parole violation, fleeing and attempting to elude a law enforcement officer, and obstruction of a law enforcement officer. According to police, he also has an extensive criminal history.

Contact the Effingham County Sheriff's Office at 912.754.3449 with any information.

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