200 block Connecticut Ave 9/29 from city street
2013 silver Toyota/COA and from within: wallet containing license, cards, cash and key
400 block Sutherland Pl 10/24 Taken: within the last two weeks landscape equipment including mower and edgers from under deck; serial numbers unavailable
1800 block DeKalb Ave 10/28 commercial incident: Courtesy Cleaners
Suspect: b/m, early 20’s, black hat, black hoodie, blue jeans,white shoes, black revolver
The suspect produced a gun and demanded the money from the register. The clerk handed him the cash; the robber grabbed several rolls of coins from a box. Then the robber asked for the clerk’s wallet, but left before receiving it. Video surveillance shows the suspect entering the store from Mathews Ave and leaving in the same direction into the neighborhood.
Theft from Auto
1800 block McLendon Ave 10/20 from street Damage: radio
Taken: truck was unlocked; nothing missing one print recovered
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