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Fairfield man faces home-invasion allegations

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From page A3 | April 02, 2014 |

FAIRFIELD — Solano County sheriff’s detectives arrested a 26-year-old Fairfield man Friday in connection to a Dec. 18 home-invasion robbery in rural Vacaville that ended with one of the home’s occupants getting shot, according to a Tuesday press release from the Solano County Sheriff’s Office.

Detectives arrested Kyle Matthew Amos, 26, at the Fairfield Parole Office and booked him into Solano County Jail on suspicion of attempted murder, robbery, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, and a parole hold.

Several masked men broke into a home on the 5100 block of Poplar Road, tied up five people there, beat two of them and demanded several unidentified items, according to the press release. A struggle occurred during the robbery and a 31-year-old man was shot twice.

Amos was linked to the robbery be evidence collected at the scene, according to the press release. Amos is scheduled to appear in court at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the Solano County Sheriff’s Office at 421-7090. Callers may remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 644-STOP or 644-7867.

Reach Ian Thompson at 427-6976 or ithompson@dailyrepublic.net. Follow him on Twitter at www.twitter.com/ithompsondr.

Ian Thompson

Ian Thompson

Ian Thompson has worked for the Daily Republic longer than he cares to remember. A native of Oregon and a graduate of the University of Oregon, he pines for the motherland still. He covers Vacaville and Travis Air Force Base for the Daily Republic. He is an avid military history buff, wargamer and loves the great outdoors.
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