A March 20 burglary attempt failed after the suspects discovered the home was occupied.
Two black males entered a home on McCarty Road at approximately 6 a.m. The men were surprised to find the residents at home and fled without taking anything.
Statham Police are investigating the incident.
Other incidents reported during the past week include:
• theft on Atlanta Highway. A victim reported her purse missing on March 21.
• criminal trespass on Commercial Drive. A business sustained minor damage on March 16.
Statham Police made two arrests during the past week.
Pete Lamont Gresham, 20, of 586 Peters Street in Statham, was charged with DUI after a March 21 traffic stop. Thomas Francis Cavanaugh, 56, of 5910 Old Gentilly Road in New Orleans, La., was arrested on March 20 during a traffic stop. Cavanaugh was charged with speeding, giving false name or information and driving with a suspended license.
One traffic accident was reported last week. On March 21, a two car accident was reported on Atlanta Hwy near Eighth Street. There were no injuries.
For the week, Statham officers issued 22 traffic citations and 11 warnings.