Brookhaven, GA, January 25, 2017 – The Post Reports – Brookhaven Police have arrested and charged 54-year old Michael Goldberg of Atlanta with 3 counts of burglary and 2 counts of criminal attempt burglary – all felony counts. Police say they were able to connect Goldberg to five incidents within Brookhaven in the last two weeks.
While performing a proactive patrol, Officer Jason McDowell observed a red Mercedes matching the description of a vehicle that was included in a recent “Be On The Lookout” (BOLO) advisory backed in to a parking space behind the O’Reilly Auto Parts in the 3300 block of Buford Highway.
According to Police, Officer McDowell approached Goldberg based on information of a commercial burglar in the area that investigators were looking to identify. Police say that Goldberg is also believed to be connected to other area burglaries. He could face additional charges in those crimes.
During their investigation, Police found Goldberg to be a convicted felon and is currently being held at the DeKalb County Jail with no bond.