Search for Burglary Suspect in Jacksonville

In our top story, authorities in Calhoun County are searching for a burglary suspect. According to neighbors, it all began around 10:00 this morning in Jacksonville. A man stopped at a relative's home on Whites Gap Road when he noticed a car in the driveway that didn't belong there. He says the driver of that car sped away and another man stepped out of the house and aimed a gun at him.That's when the relative pulled his own gun and fired a shot, but it missed the suspect, who later managed to get away from the property without being spotted. Officers from various agencies searched the area all afternoon looking for the man and the getaway car driver. The city school system cancelled afternoon bus routes and took other security precautions in that area due to the manhunt. If you have any information about this investigation, call the Jacksonville Police Department.


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