2 suspects arrested in Florence home invasion

Stephen Priest (Source: Florence PD)
Stephen Priest (Source: Florence PD)
Archie Inman (Source: Florence PD)
Archie Inman (Source: Florence PD)

FLORENCE, AL (WAFF) - Florence Police Department identified two men connected with a recent home invasion.

The invasion happened on Sept. 9 on South Crown Street.

Stephen Priest Jr. was charged with first degree robbery and first degree burglary. The second suspect, Archie Warren Inman of Tuscumbia, turned himself in Monday. He faces similar charges.

A total of 7 guns were stolen from the home during the invasion.

The victim told police a masked man entered his home holding a revolver and demanding items from inside.

Police said the masked man, identified as Priest, took all of the firearms in the home, which included several pistols, a couple shotguns, and rifles.

He then rolled the guns in a bed sheet to carry out and hit the victim in the head with his revolver before leaving the scene in a silver Impala.

Investigators said the case remains open.

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