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Charleston police looking for suspect in W. Ashley bank robbery

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Investigators with the Charleston Police Department are looking for a suspect who robbed a bank in West Ashley.

According to authorities, the robbery happened at the First Citizens Bank on 1650 Sam Rittenberg around 4:08 p.m.

According to CPD spokesman Charles Francis, the suspect was armed with a handgun, fled the bank and was seen running behind businesses in the shopping shopping center.

No injuries were reported in the incident, according to authorities.

The Charleston Police Department describes the suspect as a middle aged light skinned black male or dark skinned white male, heavy set, wearing a khaki fishing hat, a gray t-shirt with a pocket and brandishing a black handgun.

If you have any information you are asked to call police at (843) 743-7400.

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