Men break into house, tie up both residents
By Amber Pittman bindings and run to a neighbor’s home where they called the police.
Officers allegedly found an open window at the residence with the outside screen removed. The female victim reported that her vehicle — a 1994 burgundy Ford Crown Victoria — was missing from the driveway, along with a .410 shotgun, a 12 gauge pump shotgun, a 42” flat screen television, a L.G. Stereo, a Sanyo camera, a 20” computer monitor and $250 cash.
The inside of the residence appeared ransacked with cushions thrown off the couch, items pulled out of the kitchen cabinets and dresser drawers dumped out in the floor, according to reports.
According to the male victim one of the intruders had on tan or light brown garden gloves and the other man had on a pair of black batting gloves. One of the men was reportedly wearing either a dark blue or black checkered jacket and the other man was allegedly wearing a grayish colored shirt.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the CPD at (770) 786-7605 on at their Web site at www. covingtonpolice.com. All tips can be given anonymously.