If you KNOW that ATM...or any other site...is a confirmed trouble area, why risk going there?
If you have the chance to avoid a bad confrontation by knowing to avoid the place, then avoid it.
Best way to win a fight is to not be there. Yes, there are times when we don't get to pick or choose the location of the fight, because chance places us in the thick of it, but on those rare occasions where you DO get to choose, why choose to risk it?
My two yen...