Demopolis police searching for bank robbery suspect (surveillance video)
By Ben Culpepper
DEMOPOLIS, Alabama -- Demopolis police need help identifying a suspect in a bank robbery late Wednesday morning.According to Chief Tommie Reese, a black male entered the downtown branch of Robertson Banking Company just before noon and hopped the teller counter before stealing an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect jumped back over the counter and fled the scene, knocking a bank employee to the ground in the process. The employee wasn't injured and returned to work.The suspect was reportedly wearing a dark colored jacket, blue jeans and a white cap during the robbery.Anyone with information regarding the man's identity and/or whereabouts is asked to please call the Demopolis Police Department tip line at 334-289-1475. The Alabama Bureau of Investigation is assisted in the case.
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