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      One arrested, one released after Lee County manhunt

      Preston Andrews was wanted in Dougherty County. He has been transported to the Dougherty County Jail.

      / Dougherty County Jail


      UPDATE (08/07/2014):

      Lee County Sheriff's deputies have arrested one man and released the other.

      Preston Andrews was wanted in Dougherty County and has been transported to the Dougherty County Jail.

      Deputies were on regular patrol about 11 a.m. when they stopped to help men at a broken down burgundy Chrysler 300 on Darian Court.

      The Georgia Governor's Task Force was flying a helicopter in the area and assisted the sheriff's office in the search.

      ORIGINAL:

      The Lee County Sheriff's Office needs your help finding two men after they fled from deputies.

      The suspects are described white males with one of them in a white t-shirt and shorts.

      The duo is being searched for in the Stocks Dairy Road along with the Philema Road and Lazy Acres Road area.

      If you have any information on the suspects, you are encouraged to contact the Lee County Sheriff's Office at (229)759-6012.

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