Shotgun assault on four in Albany
ALBANY — A man brandishing a shotgun tried to rob four people at about 2:25 a.m. Saturday at 614 10th Avenue, stated an Albany Police Department report.
When the thief demanded money Shirley Hill, 44, Wade Rhodes, 27, Charles Johnson, 20, and Tabitha Johnson 21, ran inside the residence and slammed the door behind, the report stated.
The gunman kicked the door open, lifted the shotgun and pulled the trigger. The gun jammed, the report added.
The victims fought the suspect for the gun and Rhodes took the gun, the report said. The gunman ran away. No further information was immediately available, it added.
APD responds to at least 66 incidents.
ALBANY — Albany police responded to at least 66 incidents Friday into the early hours of Saturday, according to available police reports. Police responded to incidents including:
— Drunken driving on the 100 block of Broadway Court and the 1900 block of East Oglethorpe Boulevard;
— Possession of less than an ounce of marijuana on the 800 block of Third Avenue;
— Entering auto on the 1600 block of North Valencia Drive and the 2000 block of East Oglethorpe Boulevard;
— Burglary on the 2600 block of Ridgewood Lane, the 500 block of Don Cutler Sr. Drive and the 1800 block of Gail Avenue;
— Battery on the 2800 block of Stonewater Drive and the 2400 block of Sylvester Road;
— Theft by taking on the 100 block of Allen Avenue, the 1400 block of North Jefferson Street, the 700 block of Corn Avenue, the 300 block of West Highland Avenue, the 200 block of Acorn Street and the 500 block of 10th Avenue;
— Armed robbery on the 1300 block of North Monroe Street;
— Disorderly conduct on the 900 block of Oakdale Court and the 2500 block of North Slappey Boulevard;
— Motor vehicle theft on the 1200 block of West Second Avenue;
— Aggravated assault on the 1800 block of Acker Drive, the 600 block of 10th Avenue and the 800 block of Moultrie Road;
— Missing juvenile on the 200 block of Pinson Road;
— Robbery by snatching on the 1400 block of Avalon Avenue;
— Terroristic threats and acts on the 1400 block of South Harding Street;
— Battery on the 2400 block of Sylvester Road and the 1200 block of Baker Avenue;
— Assault (domestic) on the 1600 block of Gadsden Drive, the 1200 block of Parker Avenue and the 1700 block of East Broad Avenue;
— Battery (domestic) on the 600 block of Johnson Road and the 2900 block of Powell Place;
DOUGHERTY POLICE: Dougherty County police responded to at least 18 calls, according to police reports.
Police responded to incidents including:
— Traffic arrest on the 500 block of Liberty Expressway.