From Atlanta Police reports July 31 through Aug. 6
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.
1400 block of Mecaslin St. – On Aug. 5 during the day, a victim told police he was using the restroom when he heard a noise from the front door. A voice told him to stay in the bathroom. The suspect was armed with a hammer and advised he had a gun. The suspect then demanded items from the victim. The suspect is possibly the former tenant who lived beneath the victim.
2700 block of Defoors Ferry Rd. NW – At an unknown date and time, the glass patio door of a house was shattered. No items reported missing.
1200 block of Peachtree Park Dr. NE – On July 31 in the morning, a 13-inch MacBook, 40-inch TV, Xbox One, a 15-inch MacBook Pro, four pairs of Jordan and Nike shoes, and Apple MacBook with a leather cover were stolen from a house. There was no forced entry. Latent fingerprints were recovered and turned in for analysis.
4000 block of Skyland Dr. NE – On Aug. 1 at an unknown time, a house under construction was left unlocked. A refrigerator, vent hood, light fixture and water filter were removed from the location.
100 block of De Arc Pl. NW – On Aug. 2 at an unknown time, a condominium was found open and a stackable washer- dryer set were removed.
100 block of De Arc Pl. NW – On Aug. 2 at an unknown time, an apartment was broken into with no force and a stacked Maytag washer and dryer taken from the location.
1400 block of Mount Paran Rd. NW – On Aug. 3 during the day, a man left his house and returned to discover the garage door open and his home entered. Miscellaneous jewelry was taken from the location.
1100 block of Mount Paran Rd. NW – On Aug. 3 during the day, the rear French doors of a house were forced open. An iMac, checkbook, leaf blower, edger and jewelry box containing silver items were taken. Latent fingerprints were collected and turned in for processing.
700 block of Sherwood Rd. NE – On Aug. 3 at an unknown time, someone stole a wine cooler, refrigerator and range from a house.
2500 block of Forrest Ave. NW – On Aug. 4 in the evening, the rear door glass of a house was shattered. A Samsung TV, Apple laptop and microphone were stolen. Latent fingerprints were recovered and turned in for processing.
2700 block of Noble Creek Dr. NW – On Aug. 5 in the evening, the front door of a house was forced open. No items were taken from the residence, but the home was rummaged through.
1400 block of Mecaslin St. NW – On Aug. 5 during the day, the front door of an apartment was damaged to gain entry. A Visio TV and MacBook were stolen.
1400 block of Northside Dr. NW – On Aug. 5 in the morning, two glass doors of a house were shattered to gain entry. Surveillance video showed two male subjects force entry. Footage did not show the suspects take anything with them. Photographs were taken and collected as evidence.
1400 block of Mecaslin St. NW – On Aug. 6 in the evening, someone forced open a window and entered an apartment. A digital camera, 13-inch MacBook, 15-inch MacBook, Sony PS4, Adidas shoes and Samsung tablet were taken.
3400 block of Piedmont Rd. NE – At an unknown date and time, a homeowner said there was a burglary, no forced entry, and a 42-inch TV, sound bar, DVD player, portable speaker, GoPro camera, wine cooler refrigerator and .38 special revolver were stolen from the location. Crime scene responded to process the area.
3200 block of Lenox Rd. NE – At an unknown date and time, someone forced entry into an apartment through the bedroom door and $2,000 in cash was stolen. A set of keys is in possession of a third party the victim does not trust.
700 block of Morosgo Dr. – At an unknown date and time, the front door of an apartment was forced open and a Stuhrling watch, MacBook Pro, Beats headphones, HP laptop, Lenovo Thinkpad and $5,000 were taken.
2300 block of Parkland Dr. NE – At an unknown date and time, someone broke into an apartment. A flat screen TV, Samsung TV, entertainment center, Comcast cable box, headphones, iPad and picture frames were taken.
1900 block of Piedmont Ave. NE – On Aug. 2 in the evening, surveillance footage showed a male suspect enter the urology business by unknown means. Multiple electronic items were taken including: a Dell tablet, wireless speakers and an iPad. The alarm was activated during the night but the suspect was undiscovered.
3400 block of Northside Pkwy. NW – On Aug. 4 in the morning, the side glass door to a fast-food restaurant business was shattered with a rock. Surveillance footage showed two male suspects enter the location and cut into the safe. A total of $14,868 was stolen. The suspects then fled the location. Crime scene responded to process the area.
1200 block of Menlo Dr. NW – At an unknown date and time, a 3-by-3-foot hole was drilled into a brick wall to gain entry into a video business. Ten digital movie cameras and zoom camera lenses were taken from the business. Surveillance cameras were observed in the area of the incident, but did not appear to be pointed in the correct direction.
800 block of Lambert Dr. – At an unknown date and time, the door was left open at a hair and beauty salon. The employee returned to the business and found the rear door open. Several hair treatment tools were taken.
1500 block of Piedmont Ave. NE – On Aug. 5 in the morning, the front window of a pharmacy was shattered. Surveillance footage showed two suspects break the front glass with a crowbar. They then entered the business and jumped the counter to where the narcotics are kept. Multiple drugs and pills were stolen. General investigators were advised of the incident.
There were 53 larcenies from vehicles reported between July 31 and Aug. 6. There were 24 other larcenies, including shoplifting, reported between July 31 and Aug. 6.
There were 18 auto thefts reported between July 31 and Aug. 6.