ACCPD Needs Help Identifying Burglary Suspects
The Athens-Clarke County Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying to suspects responsible for committing a series of commercial burglaries in the area. Detectives believe the suspects use a pry bar on a rear door to enter the business in order to steal cash and other items. The burglaries have happened in strip malls, small businesses, auto shops and restaurants overnight.
Detectives ask that anyone with information about the burglaries or the identity of the suspects to contact Det. Paul Davidson at (762) 400-7099 or Paul.Davidson@accgov.com.
Additionally, a Crime Stopper's reward of up to $1,000 is being offered for information leading to the identity of the suspects. Call the Crime Stoppers Tip line at 706-705-4775.
ACCPD detectives advise local businesses to ensure their alarm or surveillance system is working properly, keep exterior lights on during nighttime hours, secure all windows and doors, and remove cash from the premises.