A man walking near the Krog Street tunnel in the Old Fourth Ward on Sunday was robbed at gunpoint, according to an Atlanta Police Department report. The victim said a blue, newer model Hyundai Elantra pulled along side him as he walked on Decatur Street near the tunnel around 7:15 p.m. A black man with a gold tooth got out of the car and verbally threatened to kill the victim and demanded money. The suspect took the victim’s wallet, keys, sunglasses and then hit the suspect in the head with the gun as he took a gold chain. The victim said there were two more suspects in the car. If you have information about this crime, contact Crime Stoppers Atlanta.
USA Today has published a list of Atlanta’s 10 Best Foodie Restaurants, including Bacchanalia, Restaurant Eugene, Gunshow, Canoe and the entire city of Decatur for its multitude of great restaurants.
Owners of the Decatur Dairy Queen are close to an agreement that will ensure the restaurant will return once new apartments are built on the current DQ site, according to a report in Decaturish. Lyn Menne, Decatur’s Assistant City Manager in charge of Community and Economic Development, told the March 6 Decatur 101 class that she expects the DQ will return. The 210 unit Trinity Triangle apartment development will open in the next 15 to 18 months.