Sketch of robbery suspect in Spartanburg released

suspect sketch in Financial Trust Inc robbery

SPARTANBURG, SC (WSPA) – Spartanburg police have released a sketch of a robbery suspect.

The robbery happened Monday at Financial Trust Inc. on John B. White Sr. Boulevard.

An employee says a man demanded money, forced his way behind the counter and confronted the manager.

The robber was armed with a revolver, according to a police report.

An employee put cash in a bag provided by the robber.

The suspect is described as around 50 years old, wearing a burgundy and gold Washington Redskin’s toboggan, black shirt and blue pants.

He is 6 feet tall and 240 lbs.

He left carrying a light red book bag.

Information on this incident can be given anonymously by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-888-CRIMESC, or Investigator Kirby at 864-809-0840.