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Carver State Bank robbery suspect wanted by police

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Cash dropped after bank robbery. Cash dropped after bank robbery.
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

FBI agents and Savannah-Chatham Metro Police are searching for a gunman who robbed a Carver State Bank branch on Monday morning.

Police said a man carrying a handgun entered the bank at 7110 Skidaway Rd. about 10 a.m. and demanded money. He ran from the bank and escaped with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Neighbors pointed out that the suspect dropped cash while running from the robbery on Hialeah Circle. SCMPD used their helicopter and K-9 to search for the suspect, but they scaled back their search after about an hour.

Police said the suspect is described as a slender black male who was wearing a white hat, black shirt and dark shorts.

Anyone with information on the robbery, identity or location of the suspect  is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 912.234.2020 or text CRIMES (274637). Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

A confidential tipline also is open directly to investigators at 912.525.3124.

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