Police searching for bank robber in St. George

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ST. GEORGE, S.C. (WCSC) - Police in St. George say they have established a perimeter at the scene of a Wednesday afternoon bank robbery.

The robbery happened at approximately 1:20 p.m. at the First Citizens Bank on Parler Avenue, according to Police Chief Brett Camp.

Police said the man did not present a weapon or a note, but told the teller to hand over money, Camp said.

Police are actively searching for the robber.

Officers have not yet released a description of the person they are searching for.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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