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Police arrest suspect in home invasion, kidnapping investigation

Bryant Edwards (Source: East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office) Bryant Edwards (Source: East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Police arrested one of three men suspected of forcing their way into a woman’s home on June 19.

The Baton Rouge Police Department reported Bryant Edwards, 19, was booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on Wednesday.

An arrest report stated Edwards tied the woman to a chair, while another suspect demanded to know where her safe was. Detectives said the men made off with her purse and a lock box.

Edwards faces charges of simple robbery, burglary of an inhabited dwelling and aggravated kidnapping. No bond was set.

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