Bank robber wanted in Columbia County

Bank robber wanted in Columbia County
Person of Interest and Wanted for questioning at First Citizens Bank robbery on 08/09/2018
Person of Interest and Wanted for questioning at First Citizens Bank robbery on 08/09/2018

COLUMBIA COUNTY, GA (WFXG) - The Columbia County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help identifying a bank robbery suspect.

At around 5 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 9, the man pictured in this article entered the First Citizens Bank on Fury's Ferry Rd., pointed a semi-automatic pistol at the teller and demanded money. He fled in an unknown direction.

The suspect is described as a white man, approximately 6-feet-tall. At the time of the robbery, he was wearing a dark blue rain suit, gloves, and a white dust mask.

A suspect vehicle has been identified as a silver Dodge Durango. The vehicle is suspected to have entered SC via Furys Ferry Road.

If you have any information about this suspect, please contact Investigator Cirillo at 706-541-1044.

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