January 30, 2013

Atlanta police hunt for 'Buckhead Bandit’


Associated Press

ATLANTA — Police in Atlanta are searching for a suspect known as the “Buckhead bandit” believed to be responsible for a spree of armed robberies in the city’s Buckhead neighborhood.

Atlanta police say most of other robberies have taken place at drugstores and a sandwich shop on Peachtree Road in Buckhead, a large neighborhood on Atlanta’s north side.

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports (http://bit.ly/14r5HYW) that the suspect is also believed to have hit two businesses in the nearby Brookhaven area.