Tobacco Road bank robbery

December 4, 2007

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office responded to a bank robbery at the Wachovia on the 2500 block of Tobacco Road this afternoon. Deputies say a man entered the bank and handed the teller a note demanding money.

Lt. Scott Peebles tells News 12 the suspect is a white male, age 25 to 35, 6' to 6'2" tall with a thin build, and has reddish brown hair with a goatee, and there is a scar or pockmark on his left cheek. He was last seen wearing a red and white baseball cap, black hooded sweatshirt and dark jogging pants with a stripe up the side. He was driving a 1980-1990 Ford Explorer.

No gun was seen. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

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