Virginia Beach Police seek Southern Bank robber

Posted at 2:28 PM, Jan 08, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-08 14:28:54-05

Virginia Beach, Va. – Police need your help solving the robbery of a Southern Bank and Trust.

Police received a call about the robbery on January 8 around 11 a.m.

Investigators say a man came into the bank and passed a note to the teller demanding money. The suspect implied he had a weapon.

The man ran away towards the McDonald’s on Indian River Road after taking the cash.

The suspect is described as a black male in his 30s, 5’ 7” to 5’ 8” tall, weighing approximately 170 – 180 pounds. Surveillance video shows him wearing a baseball cap and a blue denim jacket.

Anyone with information regarding the identity of this suspect is encouraged to call Virginia Beach Crime Solvers at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887) or by texting “VBTIP” and the information to CRIMES (274637).