From Officer Alex Cushenan, Chamblee Police Department, a look at some of the calls that Chamblee PD has responded over the past week ...
2/15/13 - Armed robbery, aggravated assault with a gun, hijacking a motor vehicle, 3400 block of Miller Drive, 9 am. Suspects are described as two males in their late teens to early 20s, approximately 5’6"‐5’10", skinny build, one wearing a green undershirt and armed with a silver handgun. Suspects approached a female in the parking lot, pointed the handgun at her and demanded her keys. She screamed, turned and ran. The two males ran the other direction and one jumped into a vehicle that was parked with the engine running. The owner of the vehicle had gone inside to pick up his mail and returned to witness one of the males driving away in his vehicle and picking up the other suspect. The suspect fled the location northbound on Peachtree Blvd.
2/16/13 - Discharge of weapon near street, reckless conduct, 5300 Peachtree Road, 6 pm. Officers responded to a shots fired call and observed a silver
Pontiac leaving the area at a high rate of speed. Complainants advised that the shooter was a male wearing a red hat and driving away in a silver Pontiac. They also advised the suspect fired several shots into the air after a verbal confrontation with another male. Officers conducted a traffic stop on the vehicle and recovered a 9mm handgun. Several 9mm shell casings were found in the parking lot the vehicle sped away from.
2/17/13 - Entering auto, 3200 block of Chamblee Dunwoody Road, 7 pm. Door lock was damaged and checkbooks taken.
2/18/13 - Burglary, 4th Street, 1 pm. Officers responded to a suspicious person call. The complainants advised that they were in front of the victims home for a half an hour when an unknown male walked out of the front door. They confronted the male and asked what he was doing inside. The suspect advised that he was taking care of the resident. The complainants knew this was not the case because they have power of attorney and are responsible for the care of the victim, an elderly woman. When the officers arrived they searched the suspect and found jewelry and coins in his back pocket that belonged to the victim. The suspect was arrested and stolen items returned.
2/19/13 - Wanted person located, Parsons Drive. Officer was operating the LPR Tag Reader when he was advised of a wanted person with violent tendencies driving a Dodge Ram Pickup Truck. The suspect was wanted for possession of cocaine and battery. Officer conducted a traffic stop on the vehicle, confirmed the driver as the wanted person and placed him under arrest.
2/19/13 - Wanted person located. 3300 block of Shallowford Road. Officer made contact with a suspicious male and ran an NCIC/GCIC check. The subject was wanted for a felony sexual assault out of Texas with full extradition. The suspect was arrested on scene.