Man robs Waffle House of $300

TUCKER - Police are looking for a man who walked into a Waffle House on Jimmy Carter Boulevard and demanded change for a dollar in "10 diamonds," police said.

The man walked into the store wielding a pistol wrapped in a cloth, a cashier told police. He left in a medium-sized gray car with about $300 in cash, an employee said. The employee ducked under a counter and was unable to provide an accurate description of the suspect.

Police told a manager to call them when surveillance footage is ready.

Woman charged with assault

DULUTH - A Duluth woman was arrested this week for chasing a man around her home with a knife.

The woman assaulted the man late Monday with the knife with the weapon raised over her head at her home on Amber Trail, according to a police report.

When police arrived, the woman gave them an incorrect birth date, her arrest warrant says.

She was arrested on charges of aggravated assault and giving false information to police.

Bethlehem home damaged by fire

BETHLEHEM - A home in the 700 block of Christmas Avenue in Bethlehem suffered severe fire damage Wednesday night. Much of the fire was in the attic, but firefighters were slowed by the results of the home's extensive remodeling, which had left it with several different ceilings, reports state.

The fire displaced a family of three. The cause of the fire was determined to be accidental.