Tuesday, March 5, 2013
"Just pull out the cash and make it quick," the suspect reportedly said during the incident on Turner Hill Road in Lithonia.
An armed robbery suspect demanded money from the register and took off with the items he placed on the counter, including body wash. According to the DeKalb county incident report, the suspect came into the store around 9:15 a.m. on Feb. 17. He shopped for various items, then placed them on the counter. As the employee rang up the Axe Body Wash, Newport cigarettes and Rite Aid Body Wash, the suspect pulled back his jacket and revealed a brown handle of what seemed to be a firearm hidden in the front right side of his pants, the incident report states. "Just pull out the cash and make it quick," the suspect reportedly said. The employee gave the man about $190 from the register. The suspect then grabbed the items and fled the scene, …
Saturday, January 19, 2013
Weird Police News: Here's what police officers around Northeast Georgia were up against recently.
Click on the links below for more information. ...And stay out! After robber at a Lithonia RaceTrac slapped a clerk on the head for refusing to open the store's safe for him, it looks like the clerk decided he'd had just about enough. The two fought, then the clerk threw him out of the store. The suspect got in his car and took off. Smells like a lie: After a recent traffic accident, a Winder man told police that the odor emanating from him wasn’t alcohol — it was hand sanitizer, he said. The man then blew a .139 on his breath test. So, does that mean he was drunk on Purell? Related Content: He got all of that one: A University of Georgia student awaken by an intruder grabbed a 7-iron golf club from his closet and teed off on the suspect’s…
Saturday, December 22, 2012
There were peeping toms, bungled burglary attempts, cash register theft and more in Stone Mountain and Lithonia over the past year.
Burglary Attempt at Vet's Office Has More Bark Than Bite Man Steals Store's Cash Register Woman Takes Off With Roommate's Dog After Argument Ladder Found Where Peeping Tom Took a Peek Half-Dressed Woman Lied To, Cussed At Officers Man Steals 9 Bottles of Perfume Hopefully, Plant Theft Won't Grow Man Out $3,400 from Fake Ad Burglary Suspect Tells Police He Thought He was Invisible Man Unwittingly Bought Picture Frame Instead of iPads