Wilson police investigate the robbery at the BB&T at 1604 Tarboro St. on Friday.
Drew C. Wilson | Times
By Olivia Neeley
Wilson police are looking for the suspect in a robbery that occurred Friday morning at the BB&T branch on South Tarboro Street.
Law enforcement responded to the bank located at 1604 S. Tarboro St. at 9:14 a.m. in regards to a robbery. When officers arrived, they spoke to a bank employee who said that a man robbed the bank of an unknown amount of a money, according to Sgt. Steve Stroud.
He said no one was injured as a result of the robbery.
Police released a surveillance photograph of the suspect and describe him as a black man who is about 25 years old with dreadlocks who was wearing a red shirt with a yellow logo, blue jeans and a black hat. Police said the suspect is possibly driving a light gray Chevrolet Impala.
Yellow crime scene tape surrounded the building Friday morning. Two police cars blocked the entrance and exit to the BB&T branch as well. The bank was closed for several hours and reopened at 2 p.m.
Police ask anyone with information regarding this case to contact the Wilson Police Department at 252-399-2323 or CrimeStoppers at 252-243-2255.