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BCSO investigating bank robbery in Bluffton

BLUFFTON, SC (WTOC) -

The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office is on the scene of a bank robbery in Bluffton that happened Monday afternoon.

At approximately 1:30 p.m., deputies responded to a robbery that occurred at TD Bank located at 1021 Fording Island Road.

A white male suspect entered the bank, placed a paper bag on the counter, and demanded cash. The suspect advised tellers that he was armed with a gun.

After stealing an undisclosed amount of cash, the suspect fled the area. No customers were inside the bank at the time of the robbery, and no injuries were reported.

The suspect was described as a white male with dark brown hair, goatee, and mustache. He was approximately 5'07", 175 pounds. He was wearing a long-sleeve, dark blue plaid button-up shirt, blue jeans, white sneakers, a blue baseball cap, and sunglasses.

It remains unknown if the suspect did, in fact, have a weapon as it was never brandished.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crimestoppers.

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