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Deputies seek 'armed and dangerous' suspect in armed robbery in Hart Co., GA

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William James Wood aka "BJ Wood" (Source: Hart County Sheriff's Office) William James Wood aka "BJ Wood" (Source: Hart County Sheriff's Office)
William James Wood aka "BJ Wood" (Source: Hart County Sheriff's Office) William James Wood aka "BJ Wood" (Source: Hart County Sheriff's Office)
LAVONIA, GA (FOX Carolina) -

Deputies are searching for a suspect in an armed robbery in Hart County, GA on Wednesday.

Officials with the Hart County Sheriff's Office is requesting public assistance to locate 37-year-old William James Wood, also known as BJ Wood.

Deputies said Wood is wanted out of Hart County, Georgia in connection with an armed robbery at Dad's Restaurant and Gas Station located along I-85 at exit 177. The incident happened around 3:08 p.m. yesterday.

Deputies believe Wood left the store and got onto I-85 in a green or gray van with another unknown male driving. Their direction of travel along I-85 is unknown.

Wood is considered armed and dangerous with connections from Commerce, GA to Greenville, SC. Anyone with information regarding his whereabouts is asked to contact the Hart County Sheriff's Office at 706-376-4114.

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