From police reports dated Aug. 10-16.
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.
1700 block of Northside Drive NW — A rape was reported during the morning of Aug. 10. A woman said her roommate raped her.
2100 block of Bolton Road NW — A robbery of an automobile was reported during the day on Aug. 14, after a man opened the front passenger door of a car stopped in traffic and demanded the driver get out. “This is my car! Get out,” the man said and the driver complied.
2100 block of Peachtree Road — A robbery by three men with semi-automatic guns was reported during the morning of Aug. 10 at a restaurant. The men approached from the bushes and ordered employees who were outside not to move. One man stood behind the garbage receptor door, while a second pulled the unlocked door open and a third ran inside and knocked on the manager’s door. When the manager opened the door, a man struck the manager with the butt of the gun and took money from the safe.
3300 block of Peachtree Road NE—A pedestrian robbery was reported during the evening Aug. 11, after a man noticed he was being followed by another man who snatched his laptop bag, which contained a black IBM computer and an iPod.
3200 block of Shadowlawn NE—A carjacking was reported during the morning Aug. 14, when victims walking back to their car noticed two men parked in a Dodge Charger on the other side of the road. “Hey let me talk to you,” one man from the Charger called, and when the victims continued walking, both men walked up to them with guns and yelled, “Give me everything out of your pocket.”
1900 block of Piedmont Circle NE—A pedestrian strong arm robbery was reported during the evening Aug. 14. A man and a woman knocked on the door where they used to live at a residential hotel and asked for help and $20. When the resident agreed to help them, the man attacked him.
3700 block of Roswell Road NE—An aggravated assault was reported during the morning on Aug. 10, after several men were involved in a fist fight outside a bar. One man was tackled, tripped over a curb and broke his ankle, while a woman said she was struck in the face intervening. The victims did not wish to press charges and no suspects remained when police arrived.
3300 block of Roxboro Road NE—A residential burglary was reported after a wooden garage door was damaged and a wash room door was kicked in. A washer and dryer were taken along with several bottles of Clorox, detergent and Downy. The burglar did not try to enter the main living area.
2300 block of Parkland Drive NE—A residential burglary of an apartment was reported during the day Aug. 12. Puncture and pry marks were left on a deadbolt, and a PlayStation 4, Dell laptop, 12 pairs of gym shoes, an iPad2 and Jimenez grey/black fireman were taken.
2500 block of Piedmont Road—A residential burglary was reported during the evening of Aug. 13, after an unlocked door allowed a burglar to enter an occupied apartment and take a briefcase containing a passport and personal checks. The resident heard someone in the kitchen area and when he went to investigate, he saw a man leaving his apartment.
800 block of Amsterdam Avenue—A burglary of a duplex was reported during the day Aug. 12, after drawers were rummaged and left open. No forced entry was apparent, but a spare key was left under the mat. Between three victims, two checkbooks, expired credit cards and $100 were taken.
1200 block of Collier Road NW—A commercial burglary was reported during the day Aug. 10, after an officer heard the alarm going off at a business and saw damage to the back door. The store manager arrived and said the back door was not the way he left it when he left the location.
3300 Piedmont Road—A commercial burglary was reported during the morning Aug. 11, when a person heard noises coming from the rear door and saw a man trying to open the door. Police saw the man had bolt cutters in his hands when they arrived, but a security officer called the store supervisor who said the man with bolt cutters was likely a locksmith because the location had problems with its rear
Larceny from vehicle
3200 block of Northside Parkway—Theft from a vehicle was reported during the evening Aug. 15, after a driver side door lock/handle was popped and a laptop case with a Dell laptop was taken.
1100 block of West Paces Ferry Road—Theft from a vehicle parked outside a residence was reported Aug. 11. Hand tools, a hammer drill, routers, a tool box and two 4-inch grinders were taken from the vehicle.
1200 block of West Paces Ferry Road—Theft from a vehicle parked at a restaurant was reported during the day Aug. 12, when the driver side door handle was pried open and an IBM laptop, an iPad, wallet, Social Security card and two business credit cards were taken.
2000 block of Marietta Boulevard—Theft from a vehicle was reported Aug. 11 when a woman reported the tailgate of her Dodge pick-up truck was missing.
1000 block of Huff Road—Theft of a Kenwood radio from a vehicle was reported Aug. 14 from outside a group of apartments.
2000 block of Bolton Road—Theft of a Glock 23 semi-automatic handgun from a vehicle was reported during the morning Aug. 15. The passenger side window was broken.
1100 block of Collier Road—Theft of items from a vehicle was reported Aug. 11. The left rear window was busted and a Dell laptop inside a bag was taken.
1800 block of Harper Street—Theft of items from a vehicle was reported after a rear passenger side window was broken. A J Crew purse containing credit/debit cards, gift cards and a pair of sunglasses was taken from the front seat.
1700 block of Howell Mill Road—Theft of items from a vehicle was reported Aug. 14, when the passenger side door lock of a car parked at a grocery store was damaged and two MacBook Pro laptops, headphones, two external hard drives and flash drives were taken.
2800 block of Northside Drive—Theft of items from a vehicle at a middle school was reported. A window was left rolled down and a purse containing house and car keys was taken. Additional items in the purse included a drivers license, $20 and debit cards.
300 block of Woodward Way—Theft of a briefcase from a vehicle was reported Aug. 14, after a rear window was broken.
2800 block of North Fulton Drive—Theft of items from a vehicle parked outside a school was reported Aug. 12. The driver’s side window was broken and a Coach purse, containing a wallet, Chinese painting, license, $40 in U.S. currency and 150 Euros, credit/debit cards and a checkbook, was taken.
300 block of Pharr Road—Theft of items from a vehicle was reported during the evening Aug. 12, when the back right passenger window was broken and an iPad, two Social Security cards, two IDs and $130 in U.S. currency was taken.