Hermitage Police and FBI officers searching for bank robber

Posted at 4:54 PM, Jan 05, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-05 17:55:13-05

HERMITAGE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Police and FBI Violent Crimes Task Officers are working to identify a man who robbed Fifth Third Bank Friday afternoon.

Officers say it happened around 3:20 pm at the bank's Old Hickory Boulevard branch.

A black male suspect with a blue rag covering his face threatened tellers with what appeared to be a gun covered by a sock. One teller did what he said. The suspect then ran away with cash.

Police say the suspect is around 5'10" with a heavy build. He wore all dark clothing with a red stripe on his pants.

Anyone who recognizes the suspect should contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463.