Alpharetta pawn shop helps nab Roswell burglar



ALPHARETTA, Ga. – A suspected burglar was arrested Jan. 27 when she allegedly tried to pawn items stolen from a residence.

Police were called to the pawn shop on Mansell Road at 5:50 p.m. when a suspicious person came in.

The person, identified as Rochelle Williams, 23, of Raintree Drive, Roswell, fit the description of a burglary suspect from earlier in the day.

The burglary victim told police someone had entered her Summerfield Drive home between 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. and stole a bracelet, necklace, watch and silverware. Also taken was a ring with the victim’s name on it.

All the items were found in Williams’ bag, except for the silverware.

Williams said she got the items from her mother’s home with the permission of her father.

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