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Robbery of Best Bank Branch in Lithonia

FBI Atlanta October 27, 2012
  • Special Agent Stephen Emmett (404) 679-6451

ATLANTA—Special Agent in Charge (SAC) Mark F. Giuliano requests the public’s assistance in identifying and locating the individual responsible for the following armed bank robbery:

On Friday, October 26, 2012, at approximately 3:00 p.m., a lone black male entered the Best Bank branch located inside a Kroger grocery store at 6678 Covington Highway, Lithonia, Georgia, and announced a robbery while brandishing a black handgun. The robber obtained an undisclosed amount of money and departed the bank without further incident.

The robber is described as being a black male, age 35-40 years old, 6’0” in height, weighing 160-200 lbs., and wearing sunglasses and a dark skull cap with a gray hooded sweatshirt.

Law enforcement is asking that anyone with information please contact Atlanta Crime Stoppers at tel. (404) 577-8477.