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Investigators on the scene of bank robbery

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Source: Nick Lulli (FOX54) Source: Nick Lulli (FOX54)
AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) -

Investigators are on the scene, dusting for fingerprints after a reported bank robbery.

Officials tell FOX54 they received a call about a robbery at 11:39am Thursday. Bank employees tell investigators the suspect entered the SunTrust on Gordon Highway in Southgate Plaza, threatened employees and jumped the counter. The suspect got away with an undisclosed amount of money and fled the scene on foot.

Investigators are working inside the bank, dusting for fingerprints and questioning employees. The suspect is described as a black male, about 35-45 years old, 150-180 pounds. He was wearing a black hat, sunglasses, a dark shirt and jeans.

FOX54 has a crew on the scene and will have more information as it is released from investigators.

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