Police warn of ‘bump and rob’ crimes in midtown Atlanta

ATLANTA — Atlanta police need your help trying to identify several people they say carjacked a woman in a very busy part of west midtown.

The carjacking happened two weeks ago along Howell Mill Road.


The victim told police that she was driving along 14th Street when a black car pulled up behind her and tapped her bumper.

The woman eventually pulled over along Howell Mill Road. When she got out of the car, police said the robbers then pulled a gun on her. One of the men stole her car. Another hopped in the black car and took off.

The woman’s car was found by police the next day.

Anyone with information about this carjacking and the whereabouts of the suspects pictured in security video, is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 404-577-8477.