Bank near Tega Cay robbed

FORT MILL — American Community Bank, on the corner of Gold Hill Roadand S.C. 160 in the same shopping center as Lowes Foods, was robbed around 1 p.m. today.

The suspect handed the teller a note saying he had a weapon, took anundisclosed amount of money and fled from the bank on foot on S.C. 160.

Lt. Tim Hager with the Sheriff's Office said no one was injured during thecrime and that the suspect is still on the loose. The Sheriff's Office isinvestigating but have no leads as of this afternoon.

The suspect was described as an black male in his mid-20s, about five feeteight inches to five feet 10 inches tall with a medium build. Hager said hewore a black pullover jacket, a white bandanna over his face with blue orblack designs and blue jeans with black tennis shoes.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call CrimeStoppers ofYork County at 1-877-409-4321, or the York County Sheriff's Office,628-3059.