The purses were taken out of a vehicle while he owners dined at Golden Corral.
- POLICE & FIRE
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
A Dec. 2 church group outing to Golden Corral in Buford ended on an unpleasant note after two of the church group members discovered their purses had been stolen out of a locked vehicle. According to the police report, the women left their purses in the locked car on the floor behind the driver's seat. When they returned to the vehicle approximately two hours later, the purses were gone. The officer noted a small puncture mark was present under the door handle of the driver's side door, but discovered nothing of evidenciary value at the scene. One of the women advised that she immediately contacted her bank and learned that someone had attempted to use her stolen debit card at the Wendy's and QT in Dacula. The contents of the two stolen …
The woman said the items had been stored out of sight.
- POLICE & FIRE
Monday, December 10, 2012
A Cleveland, Ga. woman took precautions to avoid becoming a victim of crime during a recent visit to the Mall of Georgia, but her efforts proved inadequate. The woman said she parked her vehicle in the upper lot of J.C. Penney's at approximately 4 p.m. on Dec. 1. When she returned an hour and a half later, she discovered her car had been entered. According to the police report, the woman had locked her doors and secured several purchases made earlier in the day in the trunk. The door locks were intact, but the weather stripping on the passenger side door had been damaged. Both the trunk and the glove box were open when the woman returned to her car. The investigating officer was able to lift two fingerprints off the car. The prints were …