Police in Danville are investigating an armed robbery that happened shortly before noon Wednesday.
Authorities say a man walked into the Virginia Bank and Trust located in the 3300 block of North Main Street around 11:45 a.m., showed a handgun and demanded money.
He fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash.
Anyone with information should call the Danville Crimestoppers at 434-793-0000.
Here is the full news release:
Danville Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred shortly before noon today.
At approximately 11:47 am a man walked into the Virginia Bank and Trust located at 3300 North Main Street. He produced a handgun, demanded money from the bank employees, and fled the scene in an unknown direction with an undisclosed amount of cash.
The suspect is described as a white male, in his 30’s or 40’s, 6’2”, and wearing a dark colored hoodie, sunglasses, and baseball cap. He is possibly operating an older model red pickup truck. In addition, the suspect made a comment to the victims about not having long to live.
Anyone with information about these incidents is encouraged to contact Danville Crimestoppers at (434) 793-0000, or via our crime tips line on your computer at firstname.lastname@example.org. Information given will remain confidential.
Citizens who contact Crimestoppers by telephone may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.00.