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Posted: Saturday, January 4th 2014 at 2:11pm

Armed robbery suspect caught hiding in cabinet

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HALL COUNTY - An armed robbery suspect is being held in the Hall County jail following a police chase Saturday morning.

Oakwood authorities issued a warrant for 33-year-old Dustin Brookshire of Gainesville Friday following an alleged armed robbery.

After making contact with the suspect at the Home Depot on Dawsonville Highway in Gainesville at approximately 9 a.m. Saturday morning, Hall County authorities were led on a chase when Brookshire fled the location in a vehicle.

According to Hall County Sheriff's Deputy Nicole Bailes, Brookshire was apprehended at a Home Depot in Dawsonville after being found hiding in a cabinet in the store.

Officers from Forsyth and Dawson counties, along with the Georgia State Patrol, assisted Hall County in the chase and subsequent arrest.

Brookshire is being held without bond and further charges are pending.

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