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Shelter-in-place order lifted, Spalding County armed suspect arrested

His last known address was on Rover Road, according to authorities.
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SPALDING COUNTY, Ga. — UPDATE: The sheriff's office said the suspect is in custody.

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The Spalding County sheriff's office is asking for people to shelter in place as they search for a fleeing suspect on Moreland Road.

The sheriff's office also said that this suspect, Christopher Thomas McLemore, may be armed and ask residents to report any suspicious activity to 911.

His las known address was on Rover Road, according to authorities, who add that this began as a "domestic related incident."

Credit: Spalding County Sheriff

In the meantime, the sheriff's office said they have "saturated the area with deputies and our helicopter is flying in the search area."

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