The suspect, Jason Simmons, caught on video robbing the Subway in Brookhaven.

Atlanta Police have arrested the man suspected of an armed robbery of a Subway on July 22 in Brookhaven. The suspect actually returned to the Subway at 3145 Peachtree Road to use the bathroom. An employee recognized him and called police. Before officers arrived, the suspect left the Subway and was spotted walking into a CVS  at 3221 Peachtree Road. Officers entered the store and arrested Jason Simmons without incident. When patted down, an officer found an ice cream bar in Simmons’ pocket, which he had just shoplifted from CVS. The suspect admitted to the Subway robbery, along with several others in Zone 2 and Zone 5.

Decatur Police are investigating an armed robbery and assault that happened overnight (Aug. 1) in the 300 block of East College Avenue, according to a report in Decaturish.  Two black males robbed a couple who were on the sidewalk  around 1:50 a.m. The suspects took a purse from one victim and a wallet from the second victim and fled eastbound on East College Avenue in the sedan. Both victims had to be treated at the hospital.

The man shown in this video below ordering a whole lot of drinks at a fast food window is driving the 2014 Grey Suburu Imprezza he carjacked at gunpoint from a woman on July 28 at 181 Mills Street in Downtown.  If you have any information, please call Crime Stoppers Atlanta at 404-577-8477.

Collin Kelley

Collin Kelley has been the editor of Atlanta Intown for two decades and has been a journalist and freelance writer for 35 years. He’s also an award-winning poet and novelist.