The Atlanta Police Department is asking for the public’s help in finding three armed men who carjacked two people on Aug. 2 at a gas station on Northside Drive.The incident occurred just after 5:30 a.m. at the Chevron Gas Station located at 74 Northside Drive SW. The victims were carjacked by three black males (pictured at left in surveillance images) who were hiding behind a trash dumpster located at the Northwest side of the gas station. The carjacked vehicle is a grey 2014 GMC Sierra truck bearing Arizona Tag BJD-9899. The suspects are to be considered armed and extremely dangerous.  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.

Atlanta Police investigators and Crime Stoppers Greater Atlanta are asking the public for information on a burglary and auto theft that occurred on June 23. A reward of up to $2,000 is being offered for information leading to the arrest and indictment of the person or persons responsible. On June 23, an unknown black male entered into a business located in Inman Park and stole an employee’s phone and car keys. The suspect exited the building, went to the parking area and stole the employee’s black Honda Civic. The Civic was found abandoned the next day around the 1200 block of Jasper St. SW.

Atlanta Police are searching for two men who robbed The Smoke Shop at 584 Juniper St. in Midtown on July 27 just before 10 p.m.  According to reports, two men came inside the shop brandishing guns and stole $1,500 in cash and merchandise, including  One of the suspects threatened to kill one of the employees. The suspects were described as black males. One wore a white t-shirt around his face but had short dreadlocks, while the other was dark skinned, had a scar on or around his lip and missing front teeth. You can watch surveillance video of the incident below.

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.