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11/23/04

Former Cop Sought for Rape, Kidnapping

Image of Albert Jeffcoat from WTOC file video. Image of Albert Jeffcoat from WTOC file video.

A search is underway for a former Savannah police officer accused of rape and kidnapping. The Effingham County Sheriff's Office is looking for Albert Jeffcoat.

They say Jeffcoat handcuffed a woman against her will yesterday. When she refused to do what he said, he sprayed her with tear gas, pointed a gun on her and forced her to perform sexual acts.

If you see Albert Jeffcoat, please call 911. Police say he is armed and dangerous.

WTOC is continuing to follow this story. We'll have the latest tonight on THE News at 11.

Reported by: Tarcia Bush, tbush@wtoc.com

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