Smash-and-grab burglars hit Howell Mill Road store

Smash-and-grab burglars hit Howell Mill Road store

Atlanta police Friday were looking for several men who used a brick to smash their way into a Howell Mill Road store.

A witness told police that six men broke into The Shade Store on Howell Mill near Huff Road about 2 a.m. Friday.

Channel 2 Action News reported that the thieves took laptops and other electronic equipment from the store, which sells window treatments.

The burglars fled in a black Honda Accord and a white Jeep Cherokee.

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