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June 5, 2014

Arrest made in Mitchell County murder

THOMASVILLE —  Brandon Scott Vinavong, 18, of Sylvester, was arrested Thursday for the murder of Bobby Anglon in Mitchell County.

Anglon, 66, was killed at his residence, 8894 Morey Hill Road, in Mitchell County on Aug. 23, 2013. Anglon sustained multiple gunshot wounds to his torso.

Vinavong was charged with murder, armed robbery, burglary and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime.

Vinavong was arrested without incident at 11 a.m. Thursday by the Worth County Sheriff’s Office at 450 Youngblood Road, Sylvester.

The arrest was executed as a result of arrest warrants taken by agents of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.

Anglon’s death was investigated by the Thomasville office of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, the Mitchell County Sheriff’s Office and the Worth County Sheriff’s Office.

The suspect will be housed at the Mitchell County Jail, where he will await a bond hearing.

The investigation into Anglon’s murder is ongoing. More arrests are expected.

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