Atlanta police searching for man who broke into house, fought lady, stole her purse and gun – WSB-TV Channel 2

ATLANTA — Police wish to determine a person who they are saying broke into a lady’s house, assaulted her, and stole her purse and handgun.

Atlanta police responded to a house on Ridgewood Street on Tuesday, Jan. 30 at about 3:18 p.m.

The sufferer stated she was asleep in her house when she was woke up by her canine barking.

When she checked downstairs, she noticed a person on her property.

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Police say the girl advised him to depart and approached him with a gun.

The sufferer stated the person ran away, however then re-entered her house and tried to lock her out.

She was in a position to re-enter her house from the storage.

She tried to bodily restrain the person and make contact with police, however the man bodily assaulted her and ran from her house along with her purse and gun.


Investigators are nonetheless actively engaged on the case.

For those who acknowledge the person, you might be urged to name Crime Stoppers Atlanta at 404-577-8477 or go to

You possibly can stay nameless and be eligible for a reward of as much as $10,000.

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