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August 14, 2007

Ga. suspect's behavior tips off churchgoers

By Saeed Ahmed
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

MARIETTA, Ga. — First, the moral of the story: If you rob a bank and make your getaway by trying to blend in among churchgoing folks, you'd best be ready for some divine intervention.

Garrett Lee Ledbetter, 27, learned this lesson Saturday morning when two church members --- both of whom just happened to be retired law enforcement officers --- realized something wasn't quite right as Ledbetter walked among several volunteers unloading food for distribution to area churches.

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