Search continues for bank robbery suspect - wistv.com - Columbia, South Carolina

Search continues for bank robbery suspect

KERSHAW COUNTY, SC (WIS) - A man deputies say robbed a bank in Lugoff on Wednesday afternoon is still at-large despite a lengthy search.

Kershaw County Sheriff Jim Matthews says the suspect entered the First Palmetto Bank armed with a handgun around 3:30 p.m. Matthews says the man demanded money and then fled the bank. 

Deputies and bloodhounds spent the late afternoon seeking the suspect, but came up empty-handed.

A description of the suspect has not yet been provided.

No one was injured in the robbery.

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

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