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Car Window Smashed at Daycare, Business Owner Suspects Salesman

There were no witnesses to the incident.

A daycare owner believes a salesman may be responsible for an Oct. 14 car break-in at a Dacula daycare.

An employee of the Hamilton Mill Parkway daycare said she returned to work after lunch at 12:40 p.m. An hour later, she was advised by another employee that her front passenger side car window had been smashed.

The employee went to check on the car and discovered her Pittsburgh Steelers purse, which she had left on the front passenger seat, was missing. The purse contained the employee's driver's license, a bank card, WIC vouchers, a phone charger and Social Security cards for her and her four children.

The owner of the daycare said she keeps track of the vehicles at the school at all times. The only suspicious people at the daycare around the time of the incident, according to the incident report, were a salesman claiming to be with a floor refinishing company out of Alpharetta and his female passenger. That salesman's vehicle, another employee noted, was parked next to the victim's vehicle. The female passenger remained in the car while the salesman went inside, the other employee added.

The case is listed as active.

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Mitch November 02, 2013 at 11:33 AM
Let me clarify, I'm not making fun of having an NFL purse, it's have a 2-5 losing team. Steelers could be worse than the Falcons. You have to go with a winner...I've never had my Crimson Tide man purse stolen.
Lynn Bacon November 02, 2013 at 01:23 PM
Mitch, I think they're called "murses" ;)
Kristi Reed November 02, 2013 at 01:53 PM
@Mitch - If your Crimson Tide "murse" was stolen, that would indeed be tragic.
Charlesa Stewart November 06, 2013 at 06:53 AM
Bottom line replacing the DL and SS cards is a pain in the neck.
Donna Gregory Landino November 09, 2013 at 09:35 AM
still shaking my head at people who continue to leave valuables in cars, in plain sight...come on people, get some common sense!!

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