The Atlanta Police Department is seeking the public’s aid in finding a suspect who robbed a woman at a bank’s ATM in Buckhead.
According to a news release, on June 29 at about 2 a.m., officers responded to a 911 call at the Wells Fargo branch at 3235 Peachtree Road. When they arrived, they found a woman who said she was robbed at gunpoint but was not injured.
“Preliminary investigation indicates the victim was depositing cash into the ATM at the location when an armed male suspect emerged from the backseat of a white vehicle and approached her,” the release stated. “The suspect demanded the victim’s cash while pointing the firearm at her. The victim complied, and the suspect fled the scene in the white vehicle. Investigators are working to determine the circumstances surrounding the incident. The investigation continues.”
The suspect is described as a black male wearing a black or dark-colored hooded sweatshirt with the hood on, a gray or black mask or piece of clothing covering his mouth and black pants or shorts.
Anyone with information on the incident or the suspects is asked to contact Crime Stoppers Atlanta. Tips can be submitted anonymously at 404-577-8477 or online at http://bit.ly/3i0F6OY. Witnesses do not have to give their name or any identifying information to be eligible for the reward of up to $2,000 for the arrest and indictment of the suspects.