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The Atlanta Police Department have released video from the Oct. 2 armed robbery of Kay Jewelers at Atlantic Station where the suspect made off with an estimated $300,000 in merchandise.

According to a report from the APD, officers responded to a robbery at Kay Jewelers at 1380 Atlantic Drive at 10:45 a.m. on Wednesday. Employees advised that a male entered the location and asked where the engagement rings were. The male then produced a handgun and ordered the employees onto the floor. He bound their hands behind their backs and advised them that this would be over soon and told them not to try anything stupid. The male used a set of keys from one of the employees to remove jewelry from several display cases before leaving the location. Officers canvassed the area but did not locate the suspect.

If you recognize the suspect in the video above,  contact Crime Stoppers at 404-577-TIPS (8477), online at 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.

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.