Wachovia on Walton Way robbed

August 11, 2006

The Wachovia at 1478 Walton Way was robbed just after 4 p.m. today.

The suspect is a black male around 25-40 years old, 5' 8" to 5' 10" tall, and around 180-200 pounds. He was wearing a dark shirt and shorts.

The suspect entered the bank, wrote a note and brandished a handgun, then left on foot with an undisclosed amount of money. He was last seen running towards the McDonald's on Walton Way.

A K-9 unit was called in to help the Richmond County Sheriff's Department with the search for a suspect. No arrested have yet been made.