Crime Alert

An incident of "Sexual Assault"
(area of Briarcliff Rd. & N. Druid Hills Rd.)

On Tuesday afternoon, an incident of Sexual Assault was reported by a single
female in the Marquis @ Briarcliff Apartments around 4 p.m. At this time, the
only available description of the suspect is as follows:

A male subject, wearing dark colored clothing and ski mask

If you were in the mentioned area during this hour and have any available
information pertaining to this incident, please do not hesitate to report it to the
DeKalb County Police Special Victims Unit at (770) 724-7710.not.
Ways to possibly avoid becoming a victim:

· Lock your doors upon entry & exit of your home or vehicle
· Be aware of your surroundings at all times; scan the area for
persons and/or vehicles that appear out of place
· During evening hours park in well lit areas
· Return to your home or vehicle when a suspicious person is seen nearby
· Call 911 if a suspicious person/vehicle are witnessed in the area
Make note of the description of the person's physical and clothing
description and direction of travel
In apartment complexes, alert the security officer and management of
activity as soon as possible
· Carry a personal alarm, cell phone and/or personal safety items
· Program 911 as a speed dial number in your cell-phone to make access
easier in the event of an in-progress emergency
· When possible travel in pairs when exercising, at night or when running
errands (there is safety in numbers)