Atlanta police detained three men squatting in home Friday. A stolen gun and drugs were found inside the home.
Photo: Channel 2 Action News
Photo: Channel 2 Action News

Police detain 3 squatters; drugs, stolen gun recovered in Atlanta home

Atlanta police detained three men squatting in a Marco Drive home Friday afternoon. 

Police were initially called to the northwest Atlanta home regarding a shots fired call, Channel 2 Action News reported. 

Authorities discovered three stolen cars outside the home and obtained a search warrant, Atlanta police told the news station. Two of the cars had bullet holes in them. 

The three men squatting inside the home were taken into custody. 

An undisclosed amount of drugs and a stolen gun, believed to be involved in a shooting earlier Friday, were recovered from the home, Channel 2 reported. 

In other news:

72-Year-Old Man Hospitalized After Being Restrained On Flight

Support real journalism. Support local journalism. Subscribe to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution today. See offers.

Your subscription to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution funds in-depth reporting and investigations that keep you informed. Thank you for supporting real journalism.

Related Stories