Cops: Midtown theft suspect caught with stolen items in roller suitcase

Atlanta police arrested a 22-year-old man who they say had a roller suitcase that contained items from three burglaries in Midtown and Sherwood Forest.

An officer found Khalil Moten after responding to a suspicious person call Tuesday near 7th Street and Glendale Terrace, police said on Facebook.

“Moten was carrying a roller suitcase with him,” police said.

He was charged with three counts of burglary and prowling, according to police.

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Moten was previously arrested in Alabama on charges of burglary and damage to property, police said. Details about that case and the recent burglaries have not been released.

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