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Hi and welcome to JA. Ray here to help you tonight.
You can file small claims here against both in one suit, they were both tenants, one suit naming two defendants.Serve them both and it will be set for hearing.Get judgment form the court and it will lien their real property and you may also seek to collect it.But this can be one suit, save you some filing fees here.Judgment for the full amount here in both their names.
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Yes you can it is your choice here.They are both jointly liable you can sue one or both.
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where are you located, you can do alternate service here, be happy tog et that for you once I have city/state,thanks.
Alternate service for you here
Service shall be made as follows:
If you nail it to door take pics of it, also certified mail here, if it come back unclaimed file the envelope in the court's file.And any unsuccessful attempts should be recorded by the sheriff or person by affidavit and filed as well.
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Yes you can do so here.You submit the proof of service here.This is the best you can do here I am afraid.It shows good faith attempt to locate and serve them.He is probably hiding from you no doubt.Thanks again.