CONYERS — Two suspects wanted in connection with the armed home invasion of an elderly man on Nov. 9 are now in custody.

Christopher Tucker, 39, was arrested by Rockdale County Sheriff’s deputies on Nov. 12, on an unrelated probation violation for Newton County. After investigators conducted follow-ups and interviews, arrest warrants were filed for Tucker on Nov. 15. He is awaiting transfer to the Rockdale County Jail from Newton County.

Arrest warrants were filed on Alex Chancey, 17, on Nov. 18 based on additional information and evidence obtained in the investigation. On Nov. 19, Chancey was taken into custody in Atlanta, along with his mother, who was wanted on an unrelated matter. The pair has been transported to the Rockdale County Jail.

According to the Sheriff’s Office, Tucker and Chancey are facing charges including home

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Born and raised in Decatur, Ga. Graduated from Shorter College in Rome, Ga. in 1979 with B.A. in Communications. Worked in community newspapers for 26 years. Started at Rockdale Citizen/Newton Citizen in January 2016.