Woman stabs man who tried to rob her at gunpoint in NE Atlanta - CBS46 News

Woman stabs man who tried to rob her at gunpoint in NE Atlanta

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ATLANTA (CBS46) -

A woman stabbed a man who attempted to rob her at gunpoint in northeast Atlanta on June 22.

According to Gregory Lyon with Atlanta police, the female victim said two men in a dark blue Chevy pulled up alongside her while on the 500 block of Edgewood Avenue NE.

Police said the two men tried to take the victim's cell phone and hit her with what she thought was a flashlight.

The victim then took out a pocket knife and stabbed one of the men in the right thigh, according to police.

Authorities said one of the men then showed the victim a gun and threatened to shoot her. However, the victim was not shot and the suspects fled the scene without taking any property from the woman.

Police released a sketch of both men and ask for your help in identifying them. You can call Crime Stoppers Atlanta at 404-577-8477 to report any information to police.

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