The Wayne County Sheriff's department is investigating a home robbery in excess of $31,000 stolen from a safe.
Police report that a 69-year-old man told police the money in cash was taken from his home safe while he was in the hospital in early December.
The man and his wife said they were two of three people who knew the combination to the safe.
The third person fled the area after they spoke to him about it. Deputies are continuing the search for the suspect.
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