Hanover County Sheriff’s Office seeks to identify bank robbery suspect

Courtesy Hanover Sheriff's Office
Courtesy Hanover Sheriff's Office

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — The Hanover Sheriff’s Office responded to the Wells Fargo Bank on Elm Drive Friday after a reported robbery.

Now deputies need help identifying the suspect who they say approached a teller, displayed a note indicating he had a weapon and demanded money. The suspect then left the bank with an undisclosed amount of money.

The bank was located at 8100 Elm Drive.

The suspect is described as a white male wearing a black cap and the word “Army” written on the brim. He also wore black eyeglasses, a blue and white plaid shirt and black tennis shoes with white soles.

Courtesy Hanover Sheriff's Office
Courtesy Hanover Sheriff’s Office

The same person is believed to have robbed a Wells Fargo Bank in Henrico County on Tuesday, Oct. 18.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Hanover County Sheriff’s Office at (804) 365-6140 or the Metro Richmond Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637 (CRIMES), using the keyword “iTip” followed by their tip. Both methods are anonymous.

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