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FBI and Wells Fargo offer rewards for information on Columbus bank robbery

Updated: Aug. 27, 2018 at 12:31 PM EDT
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The suspect pulled a firearm out at the main desk teller. (Source: Wells Fargo)
The suspect pulled a firearm out at the main desk teller. (Source: Wells Fargo)

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - The FBI and Wells Fargo are offering rewards in connection to a robbery that occurred in July.

On Jul. 7, 2018 an armed robbery took place at the Wells Fargo located at 10th Avenue and 18th St. in Columbus. 

The suspect was armed with a handgun, and wore a skull cap that covered most of his face.

He is described to be between 5'9" - 6'2" tall, with a medium to heavy build.

During the time of the robbery, he was wearing a white t-shirt, long dark jean shorts and slip-on athletic shoes that appeared to be blue.

In the photos, the suspect was seen pulling down his mask over his face and it appears he has a beard.

The FBI is offering a $1,500 reward for information leading to the arrest of the bank robber.

Wells Fargo is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information the leads to the identification, arrest, and conviction of the bank robbery suspect.

Anyone with information about the armed robbery is asked to contact FBI Atlanta at 770-216-3000 or contact Columbus Crime Stoppers at 706-653-3166 or submit a tip online.

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