by: Linda Stouffer Updated:
ATLANTA - Atlanta police said a man escaped an attacker who jumped out of a trunk and tried to tie him up.
Atlanta Police Communications Officer Kim Jones said the man was talking with the car driver, and then, "the driver got out of a vehicle and pointed it at the victim and another guy got out of the trunk."
Jones said the gunman took the victim's bag and two
"The guy in the trunk popped out trying to tie the victim up and put him in the trunk," Jones said.
However, the victim fought back and called police, providing a good description of a dark car with a paper plate.
Within about 15 minutes officers said they spotted Jaquon Hampton and Xavier Carter, who are now in the Fulton County jail facing robbery charges.
The brazen attacked stunned people on Ponce.
"Jumped out a trunk of a car? That's pretty creative,"
Another nearby worker just said "wow" when he heard about the trunk sneak attack.
Atlanta officers also recovered 10
Jones told Stouffer recent changes in overnight
"This morning we were very successful," Jones said.
Mark Dowdy lives in
"There's a big police presence here at nighttime. Up from the