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Home intruder gropes young girl in Buckhead apartment

ATLANTA (WXIA) – Atlanta Police said they were looking for a home intruder who sexually assaulted a young girl at a Buckhead apartment Monday evening.

Investigators from the Atlanta Police Department’s Major Crimes Unit were summoned to a unit at the 32 Hundred Apartments in Buckhead after receiving reports of the sexual assault on Monday.

The girl said that when she was lying in bed, she felt someone climb into the bed with her, and begin to grope her. When she jumped out of the bed, she saw what she described as a small Hispanic male dressed in a black hoodie and dark jeans.

She said she ran into her parents’ room, while the suspect fled to the living room of the apartment, and out the patio door.

According to a statement from police, the victim “was not harmed, injured, or taken carnal knowledge of.”

The parents said the suspect also took the father’s cell phone, along with $30 from his wallet, and $20 from the mother’s wallet.

Police said they are continuing their investigation.



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