Man in mask, hoodie robs bank in Travelers Rest

Travelers Rest Police are searching for the suspect who robbed United Community Bank. (Photos courtesy of United Community Bank)

TRAVELERS REST, SC (WSPA) – Police say a masked man robbed the United Community Bank in Travelers Rest just after 2 p.m. Wednesday.

According to officers, the suspect was wearing a mask and hoodie when he presented a note demanding money. They say he took money and ran from the bank on Roe Center Court.

United Community Bank was robbed Wednesday, police say. (WSPA)
United Community Bank was robbed Wednesday, police say. (WSPA)

Witnesses told police they saw a person matching the description of the suspect in the passenger seat of a gray 2006 to 2008 model Dodge Charger with Florida tags that was driving quickly behind businesses in the area.

The suspect is described as a white male in his 30’s with blue eyes and blonde hair. He has a beard and mustache and is 5 feet 6 inches to 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs 150 to 180 pounds.

At the time of the robbery, he was wearing a blue hoodie, blue jeans, black plastic mask and had on black gloves with yellow palms.

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