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Tuscaloosa police arrest suspect in Alberta home invasion, burglary

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Police have arrested the suspect in Thursday morning's home invasion in the Alberta community, Sgt. Brent Blankley said in a release.

Tuscaloosa police made the arrest after a 61-year-old woman was attacked at her home on Windsor Drive shortly after 7 a.m. The suspect, whose identity is being withheld for investigative purposes, was taken into custody and currently remains in the Tuscaloosa County Jail.

"We know that the citizens of Tuscaloosa and the Alberta community are concerned about the incident and we wanted to alleviate any fear that they may have by letting the public know the suspect is in custody," Blankley said.

Authorities are expected to release the suspect's name and charges on Friday.

 

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