Atlanta Police Investigators have released a photo of a key suspect in an armed robbery that netted $20,000. A reward of up to $2,000 is being offered for information leading to the arrest and indictment of the person or persons responsible.
According to APD officers, "on 02/13/2013 at 12:20 PM, two suspects robbed the victim at gunpoint at 1960 Perkerson Road SW." The department has said that the victim works for some sort of ATM delivery service and "picks-up and delivers money for ATM machines."
The suspects stole the victim’s black Nissan Quest which was later recovered 2893 Lakewood Ave., and a total of $20,000.00 in cash.
The suspects are described as:
SUSPECT 1-Black Male, Light to Medium Complexion, Late 20s to Early 30s, 5’8” to 5’9” Tall, Thin Build, Clean Shaven, Yellowish/Brownish/Tan Sweatshirt, Baseball Cap, Small Silver Colored Handgun.
SUSPECT 2-Black Male, Heavy Set, Round Face, Black Shirt.
*NOTE: The suspect in the picture MAY be involved and is wanted for questioning. There is no warrant for his arrest.
According to the filed police report, the victim was approached in his car by 2 individuals with a gun and was told to "give up the keys and the money." The victim gave them $4000 that he had in-hand and his keys. The suspects then drove off with his car. The victim reported that there was an additional $16,000 in his car, but when police finally recovered the car that money was also missing.
Any information on the case can be submitted anonymously to the Crime Stoppers Atlanta tip line at 404-577-TIPS (8477), online www.crimestoppersatlanta.org or by texting CSA and the tip to CRIMES (274637). Persons do not have to give their name or any identifying information to be eligible for the reward of up to $2,000.