CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - When two men robbed the First Federal Bank on Dorchester Road in North Charleston on Thursday, it marked the third bank robbery in a week.
The robbers, described as two black males dressed in all black or dark clothing and possibly wearing bandanas or a face covering, entered by a side door, forced the employees to give them an undetermined amount of money and then fled on foot.
At least one of the men carried a handgun.
On Wednesday, a man dressed in women's closing robbed the Heritage Trust Federal Credit Union near the Northwoods Mall.
Police described him as a black man, 5' 6" tall, approximately 135 pounds and was wearing a purple blouse with a dark, printed skirt, a black wig and a black shoulder bag, said police.