According to WSB-TV, "police said two students walking in the area of 6th and Fowler streets around 2 a.m. Monday were confronted by two thieves."
WSB has not reported a description of the suspects, but has said that it matches the description of 2 suspects in a similar crime just days ago.
According to GT Police, on August 27th in the prior case, a "victim reported he was walking southbound on Francis Street, NW at Fourteenth Street, NW when he was approached from behind by the suspects. The suspects pushed the victim to the ground and took the victim's property. The suspects fled the area on foot in an unknown direction on Fourteenth Street, NW with the victim's belongings."
The two suspects in that case were described as:
Description of Suspects:
- Black males
- 18-22 years old
- 5'10" tall
- Long braids/hair
- Dark shirt