From Atlanta Police reports from July 10 through July 23. 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.
1500 block of Carroll Dr. NW – On July 10, in the evening, the victims reported that they were walking in the area when a man pulled up next to them and asked if they knew how to get to Sandy Springs. One victim told the man he needed to get on the expressway. The suspect then got out of the vehicle with a black revolver and snatched her iPhone. The suspect next told the victims to go, and they fled. Male and female suspects were observed in the vehicle.
1000 block of Huff Rd. NW – On July 11, in the morning, a man reported his girlfriend threatened him with a Taser and took his cellphone.
100 block of W. Paces Ferry Rd. NW – On July 12, during the day, a man said a male suspect entered a restaurant and told him not to turn around. The suspect then told him to hand over all the money in the register. The victim said he retrieved the money and gave it to the suspect, who then fled. The victim said he unintentionally left the door unlocked, allowing the suspect to gain entry. He also believed the suspect to be armed, but was uncertain. Money bags were recovered outside the business. The suspect appeared to have taken the cash and dropped the bags. The victim’s wallet was also taken.
2000 block of Bolton Rd. NW – On July 14, in the morning, a man reported he left his vehicle running and went into the gas station to make a purchase. A male suspect then got out of a black sedan and attempted to flee in the victim’s vehicle. The victim ran to his vehicle and grabbed the suspect. Two other male suspects got out of the sedan and opened fire on the victim. The three suspects then got back into the sedan and fled.
2900 block of Peachtree Rd. NW – On July 18, during the day at a grocery store, a man said he walked out of the bank after cashing a check. He was approached by two men who said if he gave them a ride to a nearby church, they would pay him. Once inside the vehicle one of the men pulled a knife and told the driver to give them his money. He gave them $480. The suspects then fled.
2300 block of Marietta Blvd. NW – On July 21, in the evening, a man said he was pumping gas at a gas station when a dark blue sedan pulled up next to him. A man got out of the sedan and began to get into the victim’s vehicle. The victim said he yelled at the man and that another suspect in the vehicle pointed a gun at him. One of the men then grabbed the victim’s iPhone and they fled.
3000 block of Piedmont Rd. NE – On July 29, in the evening, a man said the suspects pulled up next to him in a dark-colored vehicle. The suspects exited the vehicle with masks on, pulled a knife and demanded he give them his backpack. The backpack contained $500,000 in jewelry.
2100 block of Brookview Dr. NW – On July 19, in the morning, a reckless conduct arrest was made at a house.
2000 block of Peachtree Rd. NE – On July 22, in the evening, a man reported he was punched in the face by an angry tenant who has recently been evicted from the building.
2800 block of Lenox Rd. NE – On July 10, in the evening, at a senior living center, people reported they heard the alarm trigger. From their windows, they saw one of the cleaning staff enter the conference room and leave with a large black object. The suspect fled, but a TV was missing from the wall.
3100 block of Paces Bend Ct. NW – On July 14, during the day, the rear patio door of a house was kicked in to gain entry. An Apple laptop, Raymond Weil watch, Burberry watch and bluetooth speaker were taken. A neighbor has surveillance cameras that may have captured part of the incident.
3600 block of Hadden Hall Rd. – On July 14, during the day, the door to a house was kicked in and a Google Chrome book was stolen. The home was ransacked.
3800 block of Randal Ridge Rd. – On July 15, during the day, the front door of a house was kicked in. An iPad, WWII Colt handgun and a 20-gauge, double-barrel shotgun were taken.
2000 block of Peachtree Rd. NE – On July 17, during the day, a man said he left his laptop in his apartment while doing laundry. He said he had a houseguest and that when he returned the laptop and the guest were missing.
1000 block of Huff Rd. NW – On July 18, in the evening, a deadbolt was pried off a front door of an apartment. A MacBook Pro, flat screen TV, backpack and HP laptop were taken.
3200 block of Lenox Rd. NE – On July 18, at an unknown time, a resident reported an HP laptop and Samsung tablet were stolen from his apartment. No signs of forced entry were found.
3200 block of Lenox Rd. NE – On July 20, in the evening, the door to an apartment was kicked in at the location and unknown items removed. A witness saw three men fleeing in a newer sedan.
2000 block of Bolton Rd. NW – On July 21, in the evening, officers were dispatched to a house in response to an audible alarm. The rear glass door was shattered. A Nikon SLR camera was stolen from the residence along with a Samsung TV.
2200 block of Defoors Ferry Rd. NW – On July 21, during the day, the front door of a house was kicked in. No items were removed from the property.
1900 block of Cambria Ave. NW – On July 21, in the evening, a cigar box containing miscellaneous debit/credit cards and $300 cash stolen from a house. Some of the property was recovered from a nearby intersection.
1900 block of Seaboard Pl. NW – On July 21, at an unknown time, the right side door of a house was damaged to gain entry. An old passport and school ID were taken from the property.
1700 block of Commerce Dr. NW – On July 22, during the day, the deadbolt to a house was damaged to gain entry. A Sony TV, MacBook Pro, Nikon DSLR camera, sunglasses, silver Volkswagen Passat and 2013 Texas tag were stolen.
400 block of Northside Cir. NW – On July 23, during the evening, the front door to an apartment was kicked in. A flat screen TV, movies, DVD player, camcorder, shoes, PS4, camera, sunglasses, Gucci bag, laptop and miscellaneous other items were stolen.
3700 block of Peachtree Rd. NE – On July 23, in the evening, a woman reported miscellaneous jewelry missing from her home. She said it was on her nightstand and then disappeared.
400 block of Lindbergh Pl. NE – At an unknown date and time, the front door of an apartment was damaged to gain entry. A Lenovo laptop, tin of foreign currency, diamond wedding ring and LG TV were stolen.
1700 block of Cheshire Bridge Rd. NE – At an unknown date and time, the rear door of a house was pried open. A 9mm handgun, Remington shotgun and 9mm Highpoint assault rifle were stolen. The victim took photographs of an alleged male suspect.
1900 block of Wildwood Pl. NE – At an unknown date and time, the victim reported someone had been in his home, used the shower, and eaten oatmeal. No other property was reported missing.
Between July 10 through July 16, there were 34 larcenies from vehicles reported. There were 39 other larcenies, including shoplifting, also reported.
3800 block of Roswell Road – At an unknown date and time at a fitness business, a door’s lock was reported damaged. A video receiver and $30 cash were missing.
2300 block of Parkland Dr. NE – At an unknown date and time, a woman reported her storage unit had been entered and items had been removed.
3100 block of Piedmont Rd. NE – On July 18, in the morning, a stolen truck backed through storefront windows of a camera shop. Nikon and Canon cameras were taken.
3200 block of Lenox Rd. NE – On July 19, in the morning, the lock and chain to an apartment maintenance building was cut. A pressure washer and drain-cleaning machine were stolen.
2100 block of Monroe Dr. NE – A man reported the lock to his storage unit had been removed and replaced with a different lock. An electric guitar, PA speaker and lighting poles were removed from the unit.
Between July 10 and July 16, there were 34 larcenies from vehicles reported. There were also 39 other larcenies, including shoplifting, reported. Between July 17 and July 23, there were 45 larceny from vehicles reported. There were also 35 other larcenies, including shoplifting, reported.
Between July 10 and July 16, there were 10 auto thefts reported.
Between July 17 and July 23, there were nine auto thefts reported.