The Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Violent Crime Task Force and Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department "are investigating a bank robbery that occurred at approximately 3:30 p.m., Jan. 21, at the Ameris Bank in the 400 block of Stephenson Avenue," police say.
"The suspect is described as heavyset black male, at least six feet tall, wearing a gray hoodie and dark sunglasses," police say.
"The suspect entered the bank, displayed a handgun to the bank teller and demanded money. After the teller complied with the suspect’s demands, he fled the scene in a dark sport utility vehicle with no license plate in the direction of Abercorn."
Individuals with information on this case are asked to call the FBI at (912) 790-3100, Crimestoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.