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Man arrested in connection with Mockingbird Road home invasion

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Antonial Kirkland (Source: Effingham County Sheriff's Office) Antonial Kirkland (Source: Effingham County Sheriff's Office)
GUYTON, GA (WTOC) -

Effingham County Sheriff's deputies have arrested a Guyton man in connection with a home invasion and robbery last month.

Antonial Kirkland is charged with a host of crimes stemming from the April 24 incident on Mockingbird Road where two masked men entered a resident, taking an undisclosed amount of money and holding three people hostage.

Kirkland, 19, has been charged with two counts of armed robbery, three counts of aggravated assault, three counts of kidnapping, three counts of false imprisonment, burglary, cruelty to children and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime.

According to the Effingham county Sheriff's Office, the victims were specifically targeted.

Kirkland is currently being held in the Effingham County Jail. The investigation is ongoing.  

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