Man caught burglarizing Woodstock Goodwill

11:22 AM, Jan 15, 2014   |    comments
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WOODSTOCK, Ga. -- Woodstock police caught a burglary suspect in the act Wednesday morning.

The suspect, 24-year-old Karim Tawfik, was discovered at around 2:50 a.m., hiding in a clothing bin filled with purses inside the Goodwill on Highway 92.

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Cherokee County police said two officers responded to an alarm at Goodwill. When they arrived, they spotted a bay door partially open. An Acworth K9 unit eventually found Tawfik inside the bin.

Tawfik was charged with burglary, criminal trespass, obstruction and possession of tools for the commission of a crime. He is being held in the Cherokee County Adult Detention Center.

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