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2 charged in Flowery Branch break-in
Authorities wont confirm link to South Hall home invasion
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A female victim reported a home invasion Tuesday morning along the 3400 block of North Waterworks Road in the southernmost part of Hall County.

The call came in between 8:30 and 9 a.m. Tuesday, but the victim said the break-in occurred about 3:30 a.m., according to Sgt. Stephen Wilbanks, spokesman for the Hall County Sheriff’s Office.

The suspect, described as a white male, pointed a gun at the woman and demanded money, Wilbanks said.
The suspect left without any cash but did take the victim’s cellphone, according to Wilbanks.

Wilbanks said the cellphone was the victim’s only means of communication.

She was not able to get a vehicle description or what direction the subject was heading.

Wilbanks said there were two juveniles in the house at the time of the invasion, but no one was hurt.

Investigators are still working the case and there has been no confirmation if there is any connection between the invasion and a break-in in Flowery Branch.

According to Lt. David Spillers of the Flowery Branch Police Department, Samantha Somera, 23, of Oakwood, and Michael Wayne Morgan Jr., 26, of Buford were arrested following a report of a “home invasion-style burglary” along the 4700 block of Chariot Drive around 4:30 Tuesday morning.

Somera and Morgan were charged with one count of burglary and one count of possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony.

While responding to the report, police noticed a “blacked out” car on Victoria Drive, about 100 feet from the duplex.

There were three subjects in the car and one male suspect ran from the scene and is still at large.

Spillers said Reggie Edward Page, 21, of Buford, is a person of interest.

Police recovered five firearms, including two pistols, two shotguns and a rifle from the vehicle, along with a number of electronics taken from the duplex.

“They were ready to handle business,” Spillers said.

The resident of the duplex fled through the back door after seeing the car with the three subjects pull up.

According to Spillers, the resident has “some association” with the subjects, but he declined to give specifics.

Although officials have not confirmed the connection, Morgan’s driver’s license listed his address in the 3400 block of North Waterworks Road.

Anyone with information is urged to call the Flowery Branch Police Department at 770-967-6336.

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