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Brooks County bank robbed

November 30, 2007

Troupeville - Deputies in Brooks County need your help to find a bank robber.

They say a man, believed to be between the ages of 25 and 30, walked into the Ameris Bank on Highway 133 just after 3:00 Friday afternoon.

Bank employees say he asked to open a bank account, then pulled out a semi-automatic hand gun and demanded money.

Investigators say he ran off into the woods behind the bank.

They say K-9 units are tracking his trail and have found several items of clothing scattered throughout the woods.

They are asking anyone who may recognize this man to call the Brooks County Sheriff's Office.

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