September 16, 2019–7:03 p.m.
Rockmart Police have arrested four people, including two juveniles, on charges of entering an automobile, criminal trespass, and loitering or prowling.
On Sunday, officers were dispatched to Monarch Drive in reference to the homeowner seeing 4 suspicious males in hoodies on his property.
Within 3 minutes, four young males matching the description were located.
One of the individuals was found to be in possession of a stolen firearm.
He was charged additionally with theft by receiving stolen property.
Rockmart Police have stepped up patrols after receiving numerous complaints over the past several weeks of vehicles being entered and items being stolen.
As always, please remember to lock your vehicles at night and not be an easy target and report any suspicious activity/persons in your area.