APD: Suspected burglars cut off electricity before breaking into Atlanta home

Police say burglars are now going to great lengths to break into homes and steal residents’ personal items.

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It all happened on April 14, between the hours of 9:45 p.m. and 10 p.m.

The Atlanta Police Department said the suspects broke into a home by shattering a window and then cutting off the home’s power.

Once the suspects got inside, they reportedly took the victim’s jewelry including watches and cuff links. Police said a shotgun was also stolen.


Authorities are asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspects. Anyone with information is urged to contact the Crime Stoppers Atlanta tip line at 404-577-TIPS or online.

Tipsters can remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward of up to $2,000 for the arrest and indictment of the suspects.

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