18-year-old sought in rape of 16-year-old

By News4Jax.com Staff, webteam@wjxt.com
Published On: Jul 08 2014 10:13:28 AM EDT
Updated On: Jul 08 2014 10:14:35 AM EDT

Tyrus Burgess

GLYNN COUNTY, Ga. -

Glynn County police are looking for an 18-year-old man who they said raped a 16-year-old girl.

Police said the sexual assault was reported about 5:30 a.m. Friday in the 100 block of Bishop Street.

Investigators said they obtained an arrest warrant for Tyrus Burgess.

Burgess is described as black, about 5 feet 7 inches tall and 150 pounds.

The Brunswick Police Department also has an arrest warrant for Burgess on a charge of statutory rape in an unrelated offense.

If you have information on Burgess' whereabouts, call Investigator LaTanya Shaw at 912-279-2914, Silent Witness at 912-264-1333 or the Glynn County Police Department at 912-554-3645.

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