Home invasion robbery suspect sentenced

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GENEVA CO. -- (WTVY) A suspect in the home invasion robbery of an elderly Geneva County couple has been sentenced to life behind bars. Gavon Petty pled guilty to charges of Attempted Murder, Robbery and Burglary today at the courthouse in Geneva.
Petty and Sebastian Tolbert Junior were accused of forcing their way into the home of an elderly couple near Aamson in March of last year.
District Attorney Kirke Adams says Tolbert pled guilty to the charges against him in July and received a similar sentence.