BLUFFTON, SC (WTOC) - The Bluffton Police Department has identified two suspects involved in the bank robbery that occurred at Palmetto State Bank on Aug. 17.
Investigators received several tips regarding the potential identification of the suspects. The tips led investigators to 44-year-old Howard Bohannon, of Cookeville, TN, and 28-year-old Tiffany Norris, also of Cookeville, TN.
After questioning Norris, she confessed to waiting in a car down the street and driving Bohannon away minutes after the robbery.
Bohannon was recently arrested for several other bank robberies that he committed in Tennessee.
Norris is currently incarcerated at the Chatham County Jail on unrelated charges.
Due to the multiple robberies occurring in various jurisdictions, the Bluffton Police Department Investigations Division is working with the Federal Bureau of Investigation on charges stemming from the bank robbery that occurred in Bluffton.
If you have any further information about this incident, please call the Bluffton Police Department Crime Tip Line at 843.706.4560 or Sgt. Rutland at 843.706.4598.