Tuesday, December 18, 2012
Some top Patch headlines from around the region.
- POLICE & FIRE
Tuesday, December 18, 2012
Snatch and Grab at Perimeter Mall Turns Dangerous - Dunwoody Patch Dunwoody Poloice reported a scary incident Monday at Perimeter Mall. A woman was leaving the mall and was in the parking lot when a man snatched her bag from the Apple Store and started running away. The woman chased the man - and then he pointed a gun at her and told her to stay back. The man jumped into a gray SUV and left the mall. For more on this story, visit Dunwoody Patch. Mask-Wearing Man References School Shooting, Scares Workers at Roswell Daycare - Roswell Patch The Roswell Police Department responded to a suspicious person Monday afternoon, Dec. 17. Scott Baluss, a Lawrenceville resident, walked into a daycare center wearing a surgical mask over his mouth and …
Wednesday, December 5, 2012
The final suspect in a snatch and grab robbery at North Point Mall was arrested after Atlanta police responded to a call that he had been shot.
A fourth suspect in a snatch-and-grab at NorthPoint Mall on Nov. 29 was arrested after being shot in Atlanta. Isaiah Burt, 25, was taken into custody by Atlanta police after they received a report of a person shot. Atlanta officers discovered the person shot was wanted by Alpharetta police, according to a news release from George Gordon, spokesman for the Alpharetta Department of Public Safety. Burt had been shot in the leg and was taken to Grady Hospital. Gordon's release said Burt was uncooperative with detectives. He said he was allegedly shot by the brother of one of the three other suspects in the North Point Mall robbery. By Burt's account, the shooting appears to be retaliation because the shooters brother was arrested. According to…
Friday, November 30, 2012
The following arrest information was supplied by the Alpharetta Department of Public Safety. It does not indicate a conviction.
Three of the four suspects in a snatch and grab at North Point Mall Thursday night are in Fulton County Jail as the Alpharetta Department of Public Safety continues its search for the fourth suspect. Raheem Littlejohn, 31, Sequan Williamson, 22 and Dexter Williamson, 19, all of Atlanta, have been charged and remain in Fulton County Jail. The Dillard's loss prevention officer said four suspects entered the Polo department of the store and acted suspiciously. One suspect distracted a sales clerk while another stuffed clothing into a bag. All four left without paying for any merchandise. The Dillard's employee followed the men and got a a license plate number for the white Chevy Impala. An officer spotted the car on North Point Parkway, but …