Duo wanted for tying up victims in home invasion

GEORGETOWN COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Authorities are on the lookout for two men accused of breaking into a home and tying up the homeowners in Georgetown County early Wednesday morning.

The Georgetown County Sheriff's offices responded to a home around 1 a.m. on Ledan Drive in the Choppee community for a reported home invasion.

Investigators say two suspects with masks and a handgun entered the home through a back door and told the two residents to lie on the ground. The suspects then tied both victims up, ransacked the house and stole several items.

The suspects are described as black males, 6-feet tall and 150 lbs. The victims described one suspect as dark skinned and the other was light skinned.

Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to contact the Georgetown County Sheriff's Office at (843) 546-5102.

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