Suspects arrested for Williamsburg County bank robbery

(Photo: Whitney Thomas)
(Photo: Whitney Thomas)
(Photo: Whitney Thomas)
(Photo: Whitney Thomas)

WILLIAMSBURG COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Williamsburg County investigators say they have arrested two suspects who robbed a bank in Hemingway Tuesday afternoon.

According to the Hemingway Police Department, two men wearing masks entered the Anderson Brothers Bank on 311 E. Broad Street around 11:55 a.m.

Police say the men demanded cash, received money and took off on foot.

The bank tellers said they believed the men had guns, but the suspects did not show a weapon.

Hemingway High School was put on lockdown as investigators responded to the scene.

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