From Atlanta Police reports Aug. 7 through Aug. 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.


1800 block of Howell Mill Rd. – On Aug. 10 during the day, a suspect approached the counter of a game store as though he was going to purchase a game. When he arrived at the counter he pointed a handgun at the suspect and demanded he empty the register. Victim handed the suspects $350 cash. A witness observed the suspect enter the location, recognized him from a “be on the lookout” advisory, and called 911. The suspect fled the scene before police arrived. Surveillance footage of the incident was captured.

2000 Spad Ave. NW – On Aug. 11 during the day, a woman told police she was scouting the location to take pictures. She said that while on scene a male suspect arrived in a white sedan. The suspect told the victim to face the wall and that if she screamed he would kill her. Suspect emptied the victim’s purse and searched her vehicle. Suspect then fled the scene. The victim advised that the gun was large in size, possibly an assault rifle.

600 block of Morosgo Dr. – On Aug. 13 in the morning, a man said he was urinating behind a building when he was robbed by a male suspect. He said the male forced him into his vehicle and then demanded drugs and money. The suspect then crashed the victim’s vehicle and threatened him not to call 911 because he knew where his family lived. The suspect then fled the scene. Surveillance cameras were observed in the area of the incident.

600 Lindbergh Dr. NE – On Aug. 13 in the morning, a woman told police she was standing outside the location when a suspect took her money. She said that she demanded her money back and that the suspect then began punching her in the face. The victim attempted to push the suspect off multiple times and suffered cuts, abrasions, and loose teeth. Surveillance footage of the incident was captured.

1900 block of Cheshire Bridge Rd. NE – On Aug. 13 during the day, a man told police he met a male and a female suspect and left with them to purchase drugs. He advised that once they were out on the street that the male pulled a knife on him and the female stole his phone. The suspect had $200 cash taken from him. The suspects are regulars at the Cheshire Motor Inn. A 2-inch pole used by the male suspect was collected and turned in as evidence.

Aggravated Assault

2100 block of Tula St. NW – On Aug. 13 in the morning, a woman told police she was assaulted in the bathroom by a former friend. The victim had visible injury to her face and eyebrow and was taken to the hospital for treatment.

3700 block of Roswell Rd. NE – On Aug. 7 in the morning, an aggravated assault arrest was made.

1500 block of Piedmont Ave. – On Aug. 10 in the evening at a hospital, the victim told police that the suspect became irate during a conversation about his pet. He picked up a credit card machine and threw it at her striking her in the hand. The victim refused treatment to her hand.


100 block of Honour Cir. NW – On Aug. 7 at an unknown time, a man told police he heard a suspect walking around in the apartment connected to his garage. He said that at first he thought it was his wife, but after further investigation he discovered it was a suspect. When he confronted him, the suspect fled the scene in a black four-door truck. A laptop was taken from the residence and later recovered. The suspect vehicle was later recovered after being involved in an accident while fleeing the scene. Surveillance footage of the vehicle was captured. The vehicle returned stolen out of Sandy Springs.

1100 block of Huff Rd. NW – On Aug. Aug 11 during the day, the front door deadbolt of an apartment was damaged to gain entry. A MacBook Pro and a Glock 21 were stolen from the residence.

1500 block of Chattahoochee Ave. NW – On Aug. 8 in the morning, a man told police he told a male suspect to leave his residence. He said he left hoping the suspect would leave. He said when he returned he found his residence entered and two flat screen TVs were taken. The front door was damaged to gain entry.

500 block of Bishop St. NW – On Aug. 9 in the evening, the front door lock of an apartment was damaged to gain entry. A flat screen TV, PS4, controllers, 9 mm handgun, .30-06 rifle, MacBook Pro, and several watches were stolen from the location.

500 block of Bishop St. NW – On Aug. 9 during the day, the front door of an apartment was damaged to gain entry. Three laptops were removed from the residence. Deadbolts appeared to have been damaged with a flat head screwdriver.

 2400 block of Camellia Ln. NE – On Aug. 8 in the morning, the door to an apartment was left unlocked. A Michael Kors watch, $1,100 in cash, and a debit/credit card were taken.

3200 block of Roswell Rd. NW – On Aug. 9 in the morning, the window and bars on the exterior side of a building were forced inward. The alarm company reported an alarm trigger. Miscellaneous silver items were removed from the location. Latent fingerprints were retrieved and submitted as evidence.


There were 67 larcenies from vehicles reported between Aug. 7 and Aug. 13. There were 33 other larcenies, including shoplifting, also reported between Aug. 7 and 13.

Auto Theft

There were 22 auto thefts reported between Aug. 7 and Aug. 13.

Dyana Bagby

Dyana Bagby is a staff writer for Reporter Newspapers and Atlanta Intown.