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Two teenagers arrested in Warner Robins home invasion

WARNER ROBINS -- Two teenagers have been arrested in connection with an early-morning home invasion Monday in the 100 block of Stratford Drive.

Nathan Irving, 18, of Warner Robins, and Bennie Carson, 19, of Macon, each were charged with home invasion, aggravated assault and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, said Jennifer Parson, public information officer for Warner Robins police.

The 39-year-old resident was surprised by the teenagers who allegedly burst through a side door shortly before 5 a.m. The teenagers are accused of holding up the man with an air-powered pellet gun and robbing him of cash, according to the police report.

To contact writer Becky Purser, call 256-9559.