Suspect sought in Richmond County aggravated assault

Maxlin Dewayne Rolland
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Published: Sep. 8, 2021 at 1:08 PM EDT
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AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man wanted in connection with an aggravated assault incident.

Maxlin Dewayne Rolland, 27, is sought on charges including aggravated assault, home invasion and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime.

He’s described as 6 feet tall and weighing 140 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. Authorities released a photo of him.

He is previously known to be in the area of the 2000 block of Walden Drive, according to deputies.

He’s being sought in connection with an incident that happened Aug. 20 at an apartment in the 3500 block of Mike Padgett Highway, according to deputies. He’s accused of kicking in the door of an acquaintance, striking her, biting her finger, hitting her in the eye with a gun and pointing it at her.

Anyone with information about him is asked to call 706-821-1000 or 706-821-1080.

He’s one of many people being sought by area authorities in connection with crimes. To learn more about others being sought, see our gallery of wanted posters:

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