Tuesday, 11 September 2018 13:34

Suspect in Blowing Rock Bank Robbery Sought

suspect in bank robbery at United Community Bank in Blowing Rock suspect in bank robbery at United Community Bank in Blowing Rock image from surveillance cameras courtesy of High Country Crime Stoppers

High Country Crime Stoppers and Blowing Rock Police seek the public’s assistance in solving a bank robbery that occurred this morning (September 11).

At about 10 a.m. today, a white male entered the United Community Bank at 8036 Valley Boulevard in Blowing Rock. The man, who had a handgun visible, demanded money. He left the bank on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash, traveling west towards Ransom Street. He may have had a vehicle waiting in the area.

Anyone who sees the suspect should contact 9-1-1 or a local law enforcement agency and should not approach the subject. Anyone with information regarding the robbery should call Crime Stoppers at 828-268-6959 / 828-737-0125 or the Blowing Rock Police Department at 828-295-5210.

High Country Crime Stoppers pays rewards for information that leads to arrests, recovery of stolen property; seizure of drugs or the location of wanted persons.

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