ATLANTA (FOX 5 Atlanta) - Two men were ambushed in metro Atlanta, forcing to hand over cash and belongings to thieves.
Atlanta Police are working to figure out if the crimes are connected. The robberies happened just two weeks apart.
The first happened near Peachtree Street in Midtown. Police said a man was ambushed while he was walking to the bus stop. He told officers two men stole his cash and cell phone.
Two weeks later, Atlanta Police said a 60-year-old man was robbed on Piedmont Avenue. Officers said the crooks stole his wallet, house keys, and valuable paperwork.
Police are working to figure out whether the crimes are connected.
Police encourages pedestrians to be vigilant and report anything suspicious to police immediately.