Union Deputies Search For Robbery Suspect

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By 106.3 WORD

The Union County Sheriff's Office is seeking assistance in locating a bank robbery suspect.

The robbery happened at Arthur State Bank on Lockhart Highway just after 2:30 PM on September 10th.

Sheriff David Taylor described the suspect as a man approximately 5’11” and 220 pounds.

He was wearing a teal shirt, khaki pants, tennis shoes, a black hat and sunglasses.

He wielded a large butcher knife during the robbery.

Bloodhounds searched a perimeter set up by deputies. 

They did not find the suspect but did located an undisclosed amount of money.

A nearby school was placed on lockdown until deputies determined the area was safe.

Anyone with information is asked to call 1-888-CRIME-SC.