From police reports dated Nov. 30 through Dec. 13.
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.
Robbery (2 total)
3100 block of Pine Heights Drive—On Dec. 4, two men near a dumpster approached two pedestrians, asking one for a cigarette. As the person handed one man a cigarette, the man pointed a gun and demanded the person get on the ground. After the second person started fighting back, the two robbers ran off.
3600 block of Peachtree Road—On Dec. 6, a man pulled a hat and mask over his face before being buzzed in to a BP. He then walked up to the register and lifted his jacket to show he had a handgun. He demanded money from the clerk, saying “I’ve got a family to feed.” He later said to “hurry up” and “take it nice and slow.” The clerk pushed the panic alarm, but the robber left the store with about $300.
Aggravated Assault (4 total)
2000 block of Bolton Road—On Dec. 5, a father called police after his daughter reported, “Mommy spanked Jonathan with a hanger because he made poopie in his pants.” Police noticed bruising on the boy’s back left shoulder blade, chest area, butt, forehead and below the right eye. The daughter also said in the presence of police that she was “scared to go home” and didn’t want to go back to her mother’s house.
3000 block of Mornington Drive—On Dec. 6, a man was stuck in the face by his wife after they argued in a car. When he got out of the car and started walking, he was stuck by the car from behind. His leg was run over and he complained of ankle and leg pain. Police noticed injuries to the man’s face, and say the woman refused a field sobriety test and resisted arrest.
500 block of Northside Circle—On Dec. 2, two people inside an apartment were involved in a verbal altercation that turned physical over a vehicle battery. One of the people cut the other person’s arm and car tires with a pocketknife.
1100 block of Woodland Avenue—On Dec. 7, a verbal argument turned physical when a man upset about a woman coming to his residence, hit the woman in the head with a beer bottle and punched her in the side of the head with a closed fist. She got away and called 911 from a friend’s apartment. The man was gone when police arrived.
Residential Burglary (26 total)
1100 block of Huff Road—An apartment with damage to its door had its interior rummaged through. A Motorola tablet and an Apple laptop were taken. The unit next door was also broken into; On Dec. 15, a front door was kicked in and three 42-inch televisions, a blow dryer, two laptops, a tablet, an iPad mini, four Michael Kors watches, three pairs of designer sunglasses, $6,000 in cash, and a Samsung Galaxy SII phone were taken.
1100 block of Collier Road—On Dec. 2, a rear window was open and a Kentucky Derby ring, iPad, two laptops and five pairs of black shoes were taken.
100 block of Maribeau Square—On Dec. 2, a basement door was forced open and a night stand was rummaged through. The resident is out of town and could not tell police what was taken.
100 block of La Rue—On Dec. 2, a glass basement door was broken. No one entered and nothing was taken.
100 block of Iron Bound—On Dec. 4, someone walked in and took multiple Chase Bank financial documents from the resident’s bedroom.
2200 block of Peachtree—The resident returned from an extended time away and found a chest in the bedroom had been opened and rummaged through. Several pieces of jewelry were taken.
500 block of Northside Circle—On Nov. 30, a rear door was kicked in and two guitars, a MacBook Pro laptop and a NPC music mixer were taken.
1100 block of Peachtree Park Drive—A sliding glass door in the rear of an apartment was discovered open and unlocked. An iPad, three MacBooks, a MacBook Pro laptop, Wii, PlayStation 4, music equipment and a Canon camera were taken.
1000 block of Peachtree Park Drive—On Dec. 5, the resident discovered the front door cracked open and a 15-inch MacBook Pro, and Apple iPad and a 13-inch MacBook were taken.
4300 block of Peachtree Park Drive—On Dec. 6, a MacBook and a charger were taken from an apartment.
3600 block of Habersham Road—On Dec. 3, damage to the wood over a deadbolt was discovered and a 52-inch Samsung television, an iPad and $200 in coins were taken.
3400 block of Rockhaven Circle—On Dec. 2, a bedroom window was unlocked and an HP Elite book, a Emerson 22-inch flat screen TV, several power tools, Samsung 36-inch flat screen TV, a pair of Maui Jim sunglasses and a Toshiba 40-inch flat screen TV were taken.
2300 block of Parkland Drive—On Dec. 5, the door frame was damaged and a MacBook Pro laptop and charger were taken; On Dec. 6, a second apartment was targeted, where the peep hole, door knocker and deadbolt were damaged. No one entered and nothing was taken.
2100 block of Piedmont Road—Pry marks were noticed near the deadbolt on the front door. An Xbox One, PS4, 70-inch TV, a 50-inch TV and an Apple MacBook laptop were taken.
3000 block of Howell Mill Road—On Dec. 14, a front door was kicked in and an Apple computer was taken.
2300 block of Pine Grove Drive—On Dec. 17, a rear door was damaged an a Samsung TV, Acer computer, Christmas gifts, antique earrings and other jewelry was taken.
1900 block of Hollywood Road—On Dec. 15, a rear window was broken and a rock was found lying on the bedroom floor. Food and clothes were taken.
300 block of Whitmore Drive—On Dec. 14, a side door was kicked in and two televisions, an iPad, a Kindle, a Michael Kors Tortoise watch, a pair of pearl stud earrings, and a pearl tear drop earring with loop of gold diamonds and some jewelry had been taken.
1500 block of Tallulah Street—Three toilets and a vanity were removed from a residence under construction.
200 block of 26th Street—On Dec. 17, a deadbolt was punched off and the doorframe was cracked. A MacBook Pro and charger were taken.
3500 block of Piedmont Road—On Dec. 15, a door was kicked in and a MacBook, prescription glasses, an iPhone, Bank of America checkbook and a Louis Vuitton wallet with $500 were taken.
900 block of Canterbury Road—A rock was used to break a side window and an HP notebook and a pair of Nike running shoes were taken.
1000 block of Norwich Circle—a basement door was forced open and a Samsung television was taken.
Commercial Burglary (13 total)
1100 block of Foster Street—On Dec. 3, police responded to an alarm at The Howard School, where the maintenance director said a main building door was propped open. A large rock was lying on the floor and art supplies were scattered in the hallway. Three classroom door windows were broken.
3200 block of Paces Ferry Place—On Dec. 4, police arrived to find a side window broken and three $1 bills on the ground next to a screwdriver. The cash drawer was missing $100, a key holder said.
3500 block of Peachtree Road—On Dec. 6, an authorized user (unknown) allowed another person to enter Nordstrom after hours. Video surveillance shows the person walking around. Nothing was taken.
2100 block of Piedmont Road—On Dec. 2, a storage unit door was forced open and a Kestel bicycle was taken.
600 block of Lambert Drive—Police responded to an audible alarm call and discovered a side door unlocked. Video footage shows someone trying to take a Dell laptop computer from a desk.
1400 block of Mayson Street—On Dec. 2, a man said he was awakened by the sound of a door being damaged and when he went to investigate, he saw a woman running toward a Jeep Laredo.
900 block of West Paces Ferry—On Dec. 18, someone entered the Pace Academy through the lower school side entrance door and kicked open an interior office door. Fifty-nine Apple computers were taken.
800 block of Chattahooche Avenue—Three extra storage units were separately burglarized.
3200 block of Northside Drive—The front door glass was broken and two desktop computers were taken.
2300 block of Peachtree Road—On Dec. 16, police responded to an audible alarm at Buckhead Wrights Florist and saw broken glass from the front door and a rock lying inside. The key holder said $90 was taken from the register.
2100 block of Monroe Drive—A public storage facility had damage to its lock and latch, with ceiling wire peeled back. Several pieces of furniture, clothes, tools and household goods were taken.
Auto Theft (11 total)
2900 block of Piedmont Road—On Nov. 30, a 2013 Honda CRV was reported stolen from the parking lot of Residence Inn.
600 block of Holmes Street—On Dec. 3, a blue and white motorcycle was reported stolen from the parking lot.
1500 block of Howell Mill Road—Enterprise Rent-a-Car reported a 2015 Chevy Suburban stolen when it was not returned as agreed.
3500 block of Piedmont Road—On Dec. 1, a 2010 Volkswagen Bug was reported stolen from the Piedmont Center parking lot.
3700 block of Roswell Road—On Nov. 30, keys were stolen from the valet box at The Ivy Buckhead and a 2011 Land Rover was reported stolen.
3100 block of Lakeshore Crossing—A 2000 Toyota Camry was reported stolen from an apartment complex parking lot.
700 block of Sidney Marcus Boulevard—On Dec. 2, a 2011 Toyota Corolla and a 2007 Chrysler Sebring were reported stolen from an apartment complex parking lot.
1900 block of Piedmont Circle—A 1999 Toyota Camry was reported stolen from the parking lot of Catherine’s Automotive.
1900 block of Piedmont Road—On Dec. 4, a 2003 trailer that said “Morningside Plumbing” in blue lettering was reported stolen.
2100 block of Piedmont Road—On Dec. 6, a 2012 Chrysler 300 was reported stolen from a parking garage.
Between Nov. 30 and Dec. 13, a total of 91 thefts from automobiles were reported and an additional 81 reports of other larcenies, including shoplifting, were made.