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Suspect sought in robbery

A South Buffalo woman was arrested and another suspect is wanted in connection with a recent home invasion after two women reported that a man and woman pushed their way into their home and stole cash.

According to a police report Saturday, Shawvontae Smith, 26, of Hopkins Street, was arrested, and Sean Williams, 49, of Chester Street, is being sought by police after Buffalo Police said two victims reported that Smith and Williams pushed their way into their residence on Hopkins Street, displayed what appeared to be a gun and stole $1,000 from a victim’s purse.

Smith and Williams then jumped out of a bathroom window, according to the police report. Smith has been charged with first-degree burglary and robbery. Williams is wanted on similar charges.