Albany's PeoplesSouth Bank robbed

Albany's PeoplesSouth Bank robbed

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Police confirm the PeoplesSouth Bank branch on North Westover Road was robbed Wednesday morning.

Officers said the bank robbery happened at 9:58 a.m.

The suspect, described as a black man wearing a navy blue coat and hat, was last seen on Old Dawson Road.

APD released this information on the crime: A black man walked up to the counter and handed the teller a note demanding money. The teller complied and the suspect fled the scene in a dark gray Nissan Altima, tag number PPK5280.

It was not immediately known how much was taken. It was also unclear if the suspect was armed.


Bank reopened shortly after noon. An employee of the bank says that no one was hurt.

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