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Third Suspect In Wake County Home Invasion Arrested

Posted May 6, 2003 4:27 a.m. EDT

— The Wake County Sheriff's Office has arrested a third suspect in connection with a home invasion that occurred last Thursday at the Raleigh home of James Robert and Mai Bui Hodges.

Arrested Tuesday was Mandrell Bridgers, a former North Carolina corrections officer. Like the previous two suspects arrested, Bridgers lives in Wilson.

The 28-year-old Bridgers was charged with two counts of robbery with a dangerous weapon, two counts of first-degree kidnapping, one count of felonious breaking and entering and one count of conspiracy.