Burglary suspect on the run


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Silver Springs — Marion County sheriff’s deputies are searching for a burglar in the Silver Springs area after a man came home to find his house had been burglarized.

The homeowner saw a white van pulling away from his home and called 911.

As deputies responded, a white male driving a white Chevy van rounded a curve on County Road 314 and flipped.

The driver fled on foot into some nearby woods.

The suspect is described as 6 feet tall with a thin build and light colored hair.

He was last seen wearing dark pants and light colored shirt.

The suspect reportedly stole a Glock handgun during the burglary.

Information is still coming in.

If anyone has information, please call the Marion County Sheriff’s Office at 352-732-9111, Crime Stoppers at 352-368-STOP, text a tip to 274637 using keyword 368-STOP, or visit www.ocalacrimestoppers.com. Anonymity is guaranteed.

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