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Brooklyn man charged in Amsterdam home invasion

June 04, 2019 07:37 PM

Amsterdam police say a Brooklyn man is in the Montgomery County Jail, charged in a home invasion on Sunday.

Akeem Cordes, 33, is accused of breaking into a home on Pulaski Street around 4:30 Sunday afternoon and hitting one of the residents with a handgun. He took off when police arrived.

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Officers say they spotted him the next day and after a lengthy foot chase, took him into custody.

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