Monday, December 3, 2012
A bank robbery occurred Monday morning on Fontaine Road in Mableton.
The PNC Bank on Fontaine Road in Mableton was robbed this morning, according to the Cobb County Police Department. Investigators said a man walked into the bank and presented a note demanding money. After receiving an undisclosed amount of cash, the perpetrator left the bank on foot in an unknown direction, said Cobb police spokesman Michael Bowman. The suspect is described as a black male in his 30’s, last seen wearing black clothing and a black ball cap, said Bowman. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call 770-499-3945.
Monday, November 5, 2012
Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call (770) 499-3945.
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Monday, November 5, 2012
Cobb Police are investigating a bank robbery at the Chase Bank in Mableton this morning. A male walked into the bank on Floyd Road about 11 a.m. and went up to a teller counter. While acting as if he had a gun, the perpetrator presented a note in which he demanded money. After receiving an undisclosed amount of cash, the perpetrator walked out of the bank (towards the rear of the business) in the direction of a Kroger store. Authorities are looking for a black male, 5’10”-6’00”, 180 lbs. He had long braids and was described as being in his late twenties to early thirties. He was last seen wearing a black hat, a red hooded sweatshirt and black pants. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call (770) 499-3945.
Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Cobb police are investigating an armed robbery that took place Sunday evening at the Waffle House on Six Flags Drive; Police are searching for the woman who robbed a Roswell Wells Fargo Bank—headlines from around the region.
Armed Robbery at Austell Waffle House - South Cobb Patch Cobb police are investigating an armed robbery that took place Sunday evening at the Waffle House on Six Flags Drive near Riverside Parkway in Austell. According to investigators, two men entered the restaurant wearing masks, and one was armed with a handgun. The suspects stole an undisclosed amount of money from the cash register, fled the business, and entered a vehicle driven by a third suspect who's a female. Teen Arrested After Injuring Step-Father at Church - Cumming Patch A teenager is sitting in jail after allegedly injuring his stepfather with a knife at church Sunday afternoon, authorities said. Christian Alexander Guerndt, 17, has been arrested and charged with aggravated …
Monday, October 29, 2012
One suspect in the incident has been arrested while the other two are at large, said Cobb police.
Cobb police are investigating an armed robbery that took place Sunday evening at the Waffle House on Six Flags Drive near Riverside Parkway in Austell. According to investigators, two men entered the restaurant wearing masks, and one was armed with a handgun. The suspects stole an undisclosed amount of money from the cash register, fled the business, and entered a vehicle driven by a third suspect who's a female. Authorities arrested one of the suspects, Charles Bernard Anderson, who is currently in custody at the Cobb County Adult Detention Center. The other two suspects are still at large. Investigators say the other male perpetrator is decribed as a 6'2'' tall, 250-pound black male who was last seen wearing black clothing and a black …
Tuesday, October 9, 2012
Ronnie Turner was riding his purple Pacific mountain bicycle eastbound on Humphries Hill Road about 6:45 p.m. Sunday when he tried to cross C.H. James Parkway against the traffic light, according to Cobb County police.
Thursday, September 6, 2012
In an effort to not lose any more children in the precious hours once they go missing, Cobb Police has established a sophisticated operation to find them and bring them home.
The atmosphere in the room at the Cobb Police & Fire substation on Factory Shoals Road in Mableton was thick with urgency, desperation and a strong sense of duty early Saturday morning. Sgt. Dana Pierce, spokesman for the Cobb Police Department, was one of the last to arrive around 6 a.m. as nearly 90 law enforcement officials from Cobb Police, Cobb Fire, Georgia Bureau of Investigation, Georgia State Patrol and the Child Abduction Response Team gathered ready to receive their instructions and spring into action to find a missing 5-year-old girl. Taniya Gilbert went missing around 11:30 p.m. on Friday during a gathering of friends and family at Whisperwood Apartments in Austell. After an unsuccessful search by civilians in the area, …
Saturday, June 30, 2012
A woman is dead after crashing her ATV on the Silver Comet Trail Friday night. Police believe alcohol was involved.
A woman is dead after she and a friend riding in an ATV crashed the motorized vehicle on the Silver Comet Trail shortly after midnight. The woman, 52-year-old Elizabeth Z. Neesley of Austell, was ejected from her seat in the red ATV when it collided with a metal pole placed in the middle of the trail to prevent motor vehicles access on the trail. After the vehicle collided with the pole, it caught fire and burned, police said. Randall P. Gianisiracusa, 52 of Austell, was the other occupant of the ATV. He sustained minor injuries as a result of the crash, which occurred east of Floyd Road. Gianisiracusa was treated at the scene and then released. Cobb Police are investigating the crash and have not yet determined who was driving the vehicle…
Monday, April 2, 2012
The family of Matthew Murdock, the man shot in May 2011 by Cobb Police officer Sean Henry is still waiting for answers.
Tuesday, December 6, 2011
Cobb Police are investigating a home invasion, which occurred on Factory Shoals Road in Mableton around 8:30 a.m.
Cobb Police are currently investigating a home invasion, which occurred at a home on Factory Shoals Road near the intersection of South Gordon Road. Cobb Police spokesman Mike Bowman said the home invasion occurred at approximately 8:30 a.m. today when an unknown number of men forcibly entered the home and stole an undisclosed amount of items. South Cobb Patch will continue to keep you updated on this story as more details become available. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Cobb Police at (770) 499-3945.
Cobb Police Officer and Spokesman Mike Bowman offers tips for Cobb residents who want to start neighborhood watch groups.
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Tuesday, December 6, 2011
Each week, South Cobb Patch will feature tips to help you prevent crime in South Cobb and make it a safe community. This week, Cobb Police Officer Mike Bowman offers tips on how to start a neighborhood watch. Also, check out recent tips from Cobb Police on how to stay safe while shopping during the holidays. Steps to Starting Your Own Neighborhood Watch Group: 1. Download the Citizens Awareness Program brochure from the following: http://police.cobbcountyga.gov/downloads/citizen_awareness.pdf 2. Get at least 50 percent of the homeowners or apartment residents in your subdivision, neighborhood or apartment community to sign the Neighborhood Watch Petition, which is included in the above mentioned brochure. (The petition needs to include the…