The new year is supposed to be peace and prosperity but popular Atlanta boutique Fly Kix, they are looking for a serious inventory boost after not one, nor two, but eight armed men broke into the store on December 30 and made out with everything they pleased.
The report said that eight black males brandishing weapons entered Fly Kix at 275 Peters Street.around 6:50 p.m. The robbers took more than $23,000 in clothing, shoes and cash.
A customer who witnessed the event said the men got into an older model gold Ford Taurus and a white minivan with a license plate of BXE3910.
Fly Kix is not only a go-to spot for consumers Air Jordan and fashion needs but it also holds a rep as hub within the Hip-Hop community. California rapper Nipsey Hussle recently joined his Crenshaw mixtape co-star, DJ Drama underneath Fly Kix roof for a promotional pop-up shop to support the project's release.
Atlanta police are asking anyone with information regarding these criminalistic offenses of swagger jacking to contact Crime Stoppers Atlanta at 404-577-TIPS (8477). Below is video surveillance of the incident.
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