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FBI releases picture of north Columbus Wells Fargo bank robber

(Source: Federal Bureau of Investigation) (Source: Federal Bureau of Investigation)
(Source: Rico Mitchell/WTVM) (Source: Rico Mitchell/WTVM)
(Source: Rico Mitchell/WTVM) (Source: Rico Mitchell/WTVM)

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – Columbus police and now the Federal Bureau of Investigation are investigating a bank robbery at a Wells Fargo in north Columbus.

The robbery happened around 2:20 p.m. ET Wednesday at the Wells Fargo location at 5538 Whittlesey Boulevard at Columbus Park Crossing.

Police are looking for one suspect, investigation who entered the bank and gave the teller a note demanding money.

The teller gave the man an undisclosed amount of cash and the robber fled the scene on foot.

The suspect is described as a black male around 25-35 years-old with an average height and medium build.

A cash reward is being offered to anyone who has information about this case. Call 706-653-3400 with any information you may have.

The FBI is now taking over the investigation.

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