Police release photo of suspect in armed robbery at Little River bank


LITTLE RIVER, SC (WMBF) – Police have released a surveillance photo of the suspect accused of robbing the Carolina Trust Federal Credit Union in Little River Wednesday afternoon while armed with a gun.

According to an incident report from the Horry County Police Department, a black man wearing a black sweatshirt, a blue bandana with white square-like patterns, gold aviator sunglasses and medium blue sneakers came in and went to one of the teller stations.

The suspect reportedly pointed a gun at one of the tellers before handing one a bag and having her place money into it, the report stated.

Police said the man ultimately left the bank with an undisclosed amount of money.

One person was transported to a nearby hospital for non-related medical issues.

Anyone with information on the suspect’s whereabouts is asked to call the HCPD.

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