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South Fulton Police investigate vehicle theft and assault

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(Source: City of South Fulton) (Source: City of South Fulton)

South Fulton Police needs help identifying an individual in a video.

Police were called to the 3200 block of Sable Run Road in connection with an alleged motor vehicle theft and assault August 8.

The victim heard her husband’s vehicle start and looked outside to find a young African-American male inside their vehicle. She notified her husband that someone was stealing their vehicle, at which time, he retrieved his handgun and ran outside.

The suspect drove off in the victim’s vehicle to a neighbor’s yard. The victim approached the suspect at gunpoint, instructing him not to move. Shots rang out from the neighborhood in the nearby vicinity and the owner of the vehicle was grazed in the arm. 

The suspect fled the scene on foot into the nearby woods. 

Contact Crime Stoppers at (404) 577-TIPS /or Det. Burke at 470-809-7300.

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