Crime Stoppers Greater Atlanta says it is offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information about several T-Mobile robberies, including one in unincorporated Lithonia.
Two armed suspects robbed the store at 3068 Panola Rd. on Aug. 30 around 7:59 p.m., authorities say.
The male suspects ordered the employees to the back room at gunpoint; one male subject went into the inventory area and filled up a trash bag with cell phones, according to the Crime Stoppers release. The men fled from the front doors and took off in a green late model vehicle.
They are described as:
Subject 1: black male, 6’ 0” – 6’2” tall, 190 – 210 lbs., wrapped dreadlocks, long goatee and wore baseball hat
Subject 2: black male, 5’ 9” – 5’10” tall, 150 – 160 lbs., short hair and wore an Atlanta baseball hat.
Here's how Crime Stoppers described the other robberies:
On October 10, 2012, at approximately 7:30 p.m., Gwinnett County Police officers responded to an armed robbery at the T-Mobile store located at 3384 Holcomb Bridge Road in unincorporated Norcross. Employees of the store were able to show responding officers security footage of the suspects. The two suspects ordered the employees into a back room at gunpoint and forced them to fill up a trash bag with cell phones cash. They fled out of back door and were not seen again.
Suspect 1: black male, 5’09” - 5’10” tall, 190 lbs. – 210 lbs., short hair, presented a black semi-automatic handgun.
Suspect 2: black male, 5’07” - 5’08” tall, 150 lbs. -160 lbs., wore a baseball cap, sunglasses and a hood.
On October 8, 2012, at approximately 10:11 a.m., Morrow City Police Department responded to an armed robbery at the T-Mobile store located at 1990 Mt. Zion Road in Morrow. The two suspects fled the scene in a silver Dodge Magnum with a stock package.
Suspect 1: black male, 5’09” - 5’10” tall, 190 lbs. – 210 lbs., short hair, wore glasses, a baseball cap, striped tie and a backpack.Suspect 2: black male, 5’07” - 5’08” tall, 150 lbs. -160 lbs., long hair with dreadlocks and wore a baseball cap.
Any information on the case can be submitted anonymously to the Crime Stoppers tip line at 404-577-TIPS (8477) or online www.crimestoppersatlanta.org.
Callers do not have to give their name or any identifying information to be eligible for the reward.