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Coastal Bank on Bryan Street robbed

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FBI agents are investigating after a downtown Savannah bank was robbed Thursday morning.

Police say the suspect walked into The Coastal Bank on Johnson Square around 11:30 a.m. and handed the teller a note claiming to have a gun and demanding money. The suspect then ran west towards Whitaker Street.

Savannah-Chatham Metro Police saturated the area and searched for the suspect.

According to police, the suspect is described as a black male, 6'0", with a light complexion. Police say he was wearing eyeglasses, a white shirt, and red and black shorts.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at 912.234.2020 or text CRIMES (274637).

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