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Armed Robbery, Assault in Smyrna

The victim was struck in the head by a handgun in the parking lot of an apartment complex in Smyrna.

An armed robbery occurred Thursday night at Wellington Point Apartments on Manor Terrace in Smyrna, according to the the Cobb County Police Department.

Investigators said a female victim was approached in the parking lot at the apartment complex by two males who demanded her purse and cell phone. When the victim did not respond to the demands in a timely manner, one of the suspects struck the her in the head with a handgun.

The suspects then fled the scene in an older model Honda. The victim refused
any medical attention, said Cobb police spokesman Michael Bowman.

Below are descriptions of the suspects provided by the Cobb County Police Department:

1. Black male, approximately 5’00” tall, dark complexion, low fade hair cut, last seen wearing in all black "D.A.R.E." t-shirt with red letters.

2. Black male, approximately 5’2” tall, unknown clothing, but wearing a red and white striped knit cap. He was armed with a black semi-automatic handgun.

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call 770-499-3945.

Brian December 03, 2012 at 07:03 AM
How do we get the media to retract some of these stories as happening in Smyrna? I think it gives a bad impression of Smyrna.
Brian December 03, 2012 at 07:04 AM
Cobb County zip code X. Cobb County X apartments.
Lissa M. December 04, 2012 at 02:46 PM
The address of the lady that hurt her daughter is Smyrna 30082, but it is clearly in Mableton. The school zone is Floyd Middle & South Cobb High. Many things are reportedly in Smyrna, but are clearly outside of the city limits, or what is considered by local residents to be Smyrna. As far as living in Smyrna for 8 years & not seeing a city limit sign? Seriously? There is a huge one on Atlanta Rd. at Ridge Rd. where Tires Plus is. It's been there for many years! You should really get out more often!
MA Evans December 04, 2012 at 02:55 PM
Brian. Smyrna's had a bad impression for years. It's just living up to it. Don't blame the media. Blame Smyrna's poor leadership.
JLS December 18, 2012 at 09:48 PM
My husband was robbed at gun point by two black males on Saturday night in the parking lot of the Glen Park apartments by the 100 building. If anyone has any information please contact Det. Tucker at the Smyrna police department.

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