Posts tagged with "burglary"

17-year-old goes on a burglary spree in downtown Decatur

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt February 16, 2015

An ambitious 17-year-old from Decatur broke into three businesses on Saturday morning and on the third try got himself arrested by Decatur Police officers. Decatur Police Sgt. Jennifer Ross said the mischief began a little after 1 am on Feb. 14. “At approximately 1:14 am, a Decatur officer was flagged down by a witness who […]

Burglaries, car theft reported in Great Lakes neighborhood

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt October 8, 2014

Decatur Police on Wednesday, Oct. 8, responded to two burglary calls from homes on Geneva Street in the Great Lakes neighborhood. A car was stolen from one of the homes. According to Decatur Police Sgt. Jennifer Ross, at 6:01 am police responded to a home at the 100 block of Geneva Street. The victim told […]

Avondale Police release new details in burglary case

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt August 22, 2014

Avondale Police have released additional information about the suspect in a burglary that occurred on Clarendon Avenue on Aug. 4. Police arrested a suspect on Aug. 21. On Aug. 22, they identified the suspect as Aadil Munir Nashid, 30. He has a Decatur address, police said, without clarifying whether he lives in the city of Decatur or […]

Summertime crime – Police ready for burglary surge

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt June 2, 2014

This story has been updated.  Police Departments in the metro area tend to receive more reports of burglaries in the summer. The combination of families going on vacation and students being out of school with lots of free time on their hands creates more opportunities for mischief. Police Departments in Decatur, Avondale Estates and Atlanta […]

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