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Home Invasion Victim Runs For Safety During Bizarre Crime Spree

Home Invasion Victim Runs For Safety During Bizarre Crime Spree …

Ga. assistant chief’s home, car ‘shot up’ during crime spree

By Lauren Foreman
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

ATLANTA, Ga. — Police are looking for a group of people who opened fire on an assistant police chief’s car and home during a weekend crime spree in Newton County.

Bullet holes were found both outside and inside the home of Monroe assistant police Chief Robert Watts, according to Channel 2 Action News. Watts was home with his wife and three children at the time of the shooting, but no one was hurt.

“It breaks my heart that my wife and kids had to experience that firsthand,” Watts told Channel 2. “I do believe my house was shot up solely because I’m a police officer.” 

“We are thankful Assistant Chief Watts and his family are safe,” Monroe police said in a Facebook post.

Brian Digby, who lives near Watts in Social Circle, told the news station he heard gunshots and knew something wasn’t right.

“I couldn’t see anything,” he said. “And when

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Assistant police chief’s ‘house was shot up’ during crime spree

Watts said he was also disappointed in the sheriff’s office response time, which was roughly 19 minutes, Channel 2 reported. He plans to speak with the department about it, but he doesn’t expect preferential treatment. 

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Assistant police chief’s Georgia home, car riddled with bullets during crime spree

Authorities said someone stole a gun and opened fire on an assistant police chief’s house and unmarked car.

 (FOX5 Atlanta)

A crime spree in a suburban Atlanta

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Assistant police chief’s home, car riddled with bullets during crime spree

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Girl, 15, was assaulted at gunpoint during violent crime spree in Oldham

A vicious armed gang assaulted a 15-year-old girl at gunpoint during a violent crime spree which swept through a town across seven hours.

Three thugs are thought to be behind the five incidents in which three people were stabbed, two threatened and one robbed.

Police believe the attacks in Oldham between 12am and 7.20am on Saturday October 21st are all linked.

In each case the victims were surrounded by three armed men.

This included a 15-year-old girl who was assaulted and threatened with a gun as she was at a party near to St Mary’s Way, as well as a 20-year-old man who was stabbed on New Radcliffe Street and was taken to hospital with injuries which were not life threatening.

A 17-year-old boy and a 19-year old man were arrested on suspicion of robbery, assault

Read more at: http://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/greater-manchester-news/oldham-gunpoint-robbery-crime-spree-13864270

Girl, 15, was assaulted at gunpoint during violent crime spree in …

A vicious armed gang assaulted a 15-year-old girl at gunpoint during a violent crime spree which swept through a town across seven hours.

Three thugs are thought to be behind the five incidents in which three people were stabbed, two threatened and one robbed.

Police believe the attacks in Oldham between 12am and 7.20am on Saturday October 21st are all linked.

In each case the victims were surrounded by three armed men.

This included a 15-year-old girl who was assaulted and threatened with a gun as she was at a party near to St Mary’s Way, as well as a 20-year-old man who was stabbed on New Radcliffe Street and was taken to hospital with injuries which were not life threatening.

A 17-year-old boy and a 19-year old man were arrested on suspicion of robbery, assault

Read more at: http://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/greater-manchester-news/oldham-gunpoint-robbery-crime-spree-13864270

Suspect sustained serious injuries during central Alberta crime …

The Alberta Serious Incident Response Team (ASIRT) is investigating after a man and woman were shot by RCMP responding to a violent crime spree near Sundre on Oct. 13.

In a news release Wednesday, ASIRT said a 20-year-old woman sustained minor injuries and a 20-year-old man was still in hospital with serious injuries.

At 9 a.m. on Friday, RCMP were called about a pickup truck driving erratically in the Sundre area, ASIRT said. Police confirmed the truck had been stolen and RCMP believed the people in the truck had been involved in an attempted carjacking.

READ MORE: RCMP reveal details of violent central Alberta crime spree that resulted in officer-involved shooting 

When officers found the truck, they used a spike belt to try and stop it, ASIRT said.

“The truck avoided the spike belt, was turned around, at which time an incident occurred resulting in the discharge of police service weapons,” the news

Read more at: https://globalnews.ca/news/3811299/suspect-sustained-serious-injuries-during-central-alberta-crime-spree-asirt/

Pair allegedly impersonated police officers during violent crime spree

Two Brisbane men who allegedly pretended to be police officers have been charged after a violent early morning crime spree left two victims terrorised and injured.

The two men, an 18-year-old from Capalaba and a 22-year-old from Wellington Point, broke into a home at Manly in Brisbane’s east around 2 am on Saturday, police said.