Woman faces

trespassing, concealed weapon charges

•NORCROSS - A 35-year-old woman was arrested at a QuickTrip convenience store on Wednesday and charged with criminal trespassing and carrying a concealed weapon.

According to a Gwinnett County police report, Tara Middleton of Lilburn was asking people at the store on Jimmy Carter Boulevard for money.

The woman was taken to the Gwinnett County Sheriff's Department.

Police respond

to home invasion

•LAWRENCEVILLE - According to a Gwinnett County police report, a Lawrenceville family's home was invaded Thursday.

The woman residing in the home told police she was asleep in her bedroom when she heard a loud noise, walked toward the window and saw two men wearing black masks, jackets and gloves standing outside her window.

The men attempted to grab the victim and spray her with pepper spray.

The victim and her two children escaped the situation unharmed.

Police responded to the victim's call and checked the premises but were unable to find any suspects. The investigation is still ongoing.

- From staff reports