Arrests: Chesterville Home Invasion 

James Dingus

Stephen Dingus

State Police say an uncle and his nephew from Augusta were arrested this afternoon, in connection with a Chesterville home invasion Monday.

A 17-year-old girl was home alone at the time.

James, the uncle, and Stephen, his nephew, both 31, were arrested.

Augusta Police and MDEA agents helped State Police track them down.

The men are facing a number of charges, related to several other burglaries, according to the Franklin and Lincoln County sheriff’s offices.

Detectives executed a search warrant inside their apartment Thursday.

Their car, a 1998 maroon Chevy Lumina, was seized.