Dramatic pictures show Aiken bank robbery

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - Aiken County sheriff's deputies are looking for two suspects that robbed the Security Federal Bank on Augusta Road on Wednesday.

Officials say the two men entered the bank around 1:17pm wearing masks and gloves and demanded money from the tellers.

Surveillance pictures from the bank show one of the suspects holding what is believed to be an AK-47 assault rifle.

Authorities say the men fled the scene in a Dodge Intrepid with an undisclosed amount of money. The vehicle was located abandoned a short time later within several blocks of the incident.

The first suspect is described as a male about 6'3" and weighing around 190 pounds. The second suspect is described as a male about 6' and weighing 350 pounds.

If you have any information about this incident, you are asked to call 1-888-CRIME-SC.

Posted by Jeremy Turnage