Friday, January 22, 2016

FBI, Police seek this bank robber

Posted By on Fri, Jan 22, 2016 at 7:32 AM

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.

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Jim Morekis

A native Savannahian, Jim has been editor-in-chief of Connect Savannah for 15 years. The University of Georgia graduate is also a travel writer, authoring regional guides in the Moon handbook series...
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