On March 18, Gwinnett County Police were dispatched to a bank robbery at the United Community Bank located at 4356 South Lee Street. The suspect, described as a white male in his 30s with a light-colored goatee, approximately 6 feet tall, wearing a tan hat and a gray sweatshirt, reportedly passed a note to a teller indicating he had a gun and wanted her to empty her registers.
"The suspect acted as if he had a weapon in his jacket pocket, but did not display it," GCPD public information officer Cpl. Jake Smith said in a released statement. "He received a small amount of cash and fled the bank on foot. Responding officers were not able to locate the suspect."
On March 27, GCPD released photos of the suspect (see below). Anyone with information is asked to contact the GCPD Robbery Unit at 770-513-5300. To provide an anonymous tip, call Crime Stoppers at 404-577-TIPS (8477) or visit www.crimestoppersatlanta.org. Crime Stoppers tipsters can receive up to $2,000 for information leading to an arrest and indictment.
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