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March 7--  A farm worker was robbed and shot early Tuesday morning on Bo Herndon's farm south of Lyons.

Toombs County Sheriff Junior Kight says a large amount of cash was taken from Juan Ortega in a pre-dawn shooting at the house he occupied on the farm.  Ortega was shot in the chest and groin and is in serious condition at Memorial Medical Center in Savannah.

{mosimage}Sheriff Kight believes 22-year-old Krista Dyann Sagaon may have alerted Ortega's two alleged assailants that he had the money.

Tuesday night lawmen arrested 27-year-old Antonio Mayweather of 406 Adams Street in Vidalia and charged him with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and possession of cocaine.{mosimage}  

Sheriff Kight says Mayweather is also being investigated in connection with the shooting and that the woman is wanted in connection with the robbery.  A second unidentified black male is also being sought in the case. 

If you have information on the whereabouts of Krista Sagaon your asked to contact the Toombs County Sheriff's office at 526-6778.