From police reports dated April 6 through April 19.
The following information was provided to the Buckhead Reporter by the Zone 2 precinct of the Atlanta Police Department from its records and is presumed to be accurate.
2700 block of Defoors Ferry Road, NW – An aggravated assault was reported on April 6. The victim was outside playing when a fight broke out. The suspect threw a rock at the victim’s head, causing a large lump.
2100 block of Cheshire Bridge Road, NE – An aggravated assault was reported on April 7. A woman got into an argument with her boyfriend. He said that she grabbed a knife and attempted to cut him.
Cheshire Bridge & I/85 North – An aggravated assault was reported on April 9. A man was shot by an unknown driver somewhere near Cheshire Bridge Road and I-85 North. He was transported to Grady Hospital with a gunshot wound to his left side. He was in critical condition. There are no suspects at this time.
2100 block Defoors Ferry Road, NW – An aggravated assault was reported on April 9. An argument between a mother and daughter occurred inside a vehicle over a cellphone bill. The dispute turned physical. The mother said her daughter snatched her phone from her lap, and when she attempted to get the phone back, her daughter pulled her hair, punched her in the face and kicked her in the neck. The daughter said she took her phone from the center console, and her mother became angry and tried to take it from her. She said her mother pulled a handgun from under the driver’s seat, pointed it at her, then dropped it, and they began fighting. The mother had a small scratch under her nose, and the daughter had a scratch under her left eye. Both women were arrested, and a Smith & Wesson .38-caliber handgun was confiscated.
1st block of Irby Avenue, NE – An aggravated assault was reported on April 13. A man said he got into an altercation with another man inside the bar, and the suspect struck him in the head with a bottle. The victim reported the incident when he got home.
1st block of Peachtree Valley Road, NE – An aggravated assault was reported on April 15. A man said his wife rolled up the window on his arm, and threw their daughter’s medication bag at him while they were exchanging custody. He did not have any physical injuries and did not want to press charges.
2100 block of Cheshire Bridge Road, NE – An aggravated assault was reported on April 15. A woman said a male co-worker followed her into the freezer, asked if she was a lesbian, then held a knife to her stomach when she ignored him. The suspect said he is employed as the butcher and admitted to having a knife, but denied putting it near her stomach. Video was reviewed and there did not appear to be signs of a confrontation or signs of extreme fear on the victim’s face.
1st block of Peachtree Valley Road, NE – A pedestrian robbery was reported on April 6. A man and woman were sitting in a vehicle in the parking lot in front of the leasing office when a silver SUV pulled up. Two men wearing all black clothing and armed with guns hopped out, and one suspect demanded property from the man. He gave up a diamond fireball necklace, $500 cash, a Samsung Trac phone and a duffle bag containing personal items. The other suspect demanded the woman’s Kenneth Cole purse and wallet. Both suspects got back in the SUV and headed north on Peachtree Road.
2200 block of Lenox Road, NE – A pedestrian robbery was reported on April 10. An unidentified man carrying an AK-47 assault weapon approached a woman, grabbed her wallet, punched her in the face, then began kicking her in the face, causing injuries. He was last seen running away from the location.
2100 block of Faulkner Road, NE – A pedestrian robbery was reported on April 15. A man was waiting for a taxi outside of a nightclub when a dark sedan pulled up in front and three men 20-25 years of age got out. The suspects approached the man and yelled, “Give me what you got,” while hitting him in the head with a closed fist. They took his Louis Vuitton belt, Samsung cellphone and wallet. The man was able to run next door for help, and when someone answered the door, the suspects’ vehicle drove off. The man could only say the suspects wore blue jeans. There were no visible marks on the victim’s head.
2400 block of Cornet Way, NW – A residential burglary was reported on April 6. A man found his bedroom window broken and saw that someone placed a board with bubble wrap in its place. The apartment was ransacked, but he was unable to determine if anything had been taken.
1600 block of Northside Drive, NW – A commercial burglary was reported on April 7. Someone backed a truck up next to the building and tied a rope to the burglar bars on the business. The burglars pulled the bars off of the window, broke the window, and entered. They stole items inside and may have damaged other items. There is video at the business.
1st block of Smith Street, NW – A burglary was reported on April 10. A woman said her residence was burglarized, and one iPad and one iPod dock was stolen. She said she was going home due to an audible alarm that occurred and saw a man jump on a blue bike and ride toward Zone 1.
2600 block of Forrest Avenue, NW –A residential burglary was reported on April 14. The kitchen and bedroom screens were noticeably damaged. Two concrete blocks were found stacked outside the kitchen window. Entry was not made inside the house. Handprints were found on the windows; prints were recovered.
1700 block of Ridgeway Avenue, NW – A residential burglary was reported on April 14. The basement door was left unlocked and found open. The circuit breakers in the basement were turned off. A lighter and a Black & Mild cigar tip were found on top of the victim’s workout bench. No items were taken from inside the house.
1400 block of Moores Mill Road, NW – A residential burglary was reported on April 16. A woman said her home was burglarized, and $10,000 worth of jewelry and $50,000 worth of silver was stolen. Entry was made through the kitchen back door.
3200 block of Piedmont Road, NE – A larceny from a gym was reported on April 6. Combination locks were removed from two lockers in the men’s locker room and replaced with identical locks. Wallets were taken from both lockers. An electronic pass is needed to enter the gym. Victim #1’s credit cards were used at Louis Vuitton ($3,510), Macy’s ($4,811), Bvlgari ($8,000) and Bloomingdale’s ($9,669). Victim #2’s credit card was used at Nordstrom ($4,400.
3500 block of Peachtree Road, NE – A larceny from a grocery store was reported on April 11. A man was seen selecting a block of tuna, worth $45.39, concealing it in his waistband, and attempting to leave without paying.
3400 block of Northside Parkway, NW – A larceny from a drug store was reported on April 15. Two men went behind the counter, placed 30 cartons of Marlboro cigarettes into a blue laundry bag and fled on foot. No force was used and no weapon was seen.
2000 block of Bolton Road, NW – A larceny was reported on April 15. A man in a tan Oldsmobile with a yellow “test drive” tag was seen loading five cases of beer into the vehicle and driving away, heading east on Bolton Road.
2000 block of Howell Mill Road, NW – A larceny from a grocery store was reported on April 15. A woman’s purse was taken after it accidently dropped from under her left armpit onto the floor. A customer found her credit cards and driver’s license in a small shopping basket.
3600 block of Peachtree Road, NE – A larceny from a residence was reported on April 16. A woman discovered 55 Percocet pills and 20 Valium pills were missing from her daughter’s prescription bottles.
1900 block of Dellwood Drive, NW – A larceny was reported on April 16. The Collier Hills Civic Association said a metal, dog-baggie dispensing box was taken from its mounted location at the park.
1200 block Collier Road, NW – A larceny was reported on April 17. The business was contacted by State Bank to verify several company checks being cashed. One check was cashed for $800; two others were refused. Video captured the suspect entering the front office, locating a checkbook, removing five checks and exiting through the front door. The suspect put on a hat when he noticed a camera.
3000 block of Peachtree Road, NW – A larceny was reported on April 19. A man gave his watch to the company for repairs; the business closed without giving his watch back.
Larceny from Auto
3300 block of Peachtree Road, NE – A larceny from an auto was reported on April 7. An unknown suspect entered the victim’s vehicle and stole three suitcases valued at $3,200.
3000 block of Peachtree Road, NW – A larceny from an auto was reported on April 8. A window was broken and the driver door handle damaged. A briefcase and a yellow Gold’s Gym bag containing Nike shoes and an iPod were taken. A valet employee saw a passenger get out of a vehicle and lift the gate while a car left the parking garage, and took a picture with his phone. The vehicle appeared to be a silver Toyota Camry, but the tag came back to a 2014 Nissan Sentra. The plate was a new plate assigned to the Nissan and was supposed to be mailed by March 31, 2014.
900 block of Collier Road, NW – A larceny from an auto was reported on April 12. A man discovered the driver’s door lock was damaged and the steering column was damaged. A large rock was recovered from the passenger seat of the vehicle. A pair of Oakley sunglasses and a bag of change were taken from the center console.
3300 block of Peachtree Road, NE – A larceny from an auto was reported on April 14. A man said at the airport precinct that his Tumi bag containing his British and South African passports, Apple laptop, iPad, chargers, headphones, Masters memorabilia, clothes and other items were missing when he turned the rental vehicle in at Alamo.