APD responds to aggravated assault

ALBANY, Ga. — The Albany Police Department is looking into a theft that turned into an aggravated assault that was reported in East Albany just after midnight on Sunday.

Reports show that the incident took place at 1709 E. Broad Ave., the site of J and K Trailer Park, Lot 17. The victims were identified by police as Willie Jones, 48, and Sylvia Wilson, 50.

Police officials say Wilson stated that a suspect came into her home uninvited and took three cell phones without her consent. Jones then stated that the suspect came into the home and brandished a knife toward him before walking outside.

The suspect then came back and pointed a handgun at Jones, police say. He then left the scene.

There was no information regarding an arrest as of Monday afternoon.