Suspect sought in Walkertown bank robbery [Photos]

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WALKERTOWN, N.C. — Police are searching for a man who robbed a bank in Walkertown on Friday.

Around 10 a.m., officers responded to a bank robbery at the SunTrust Bank at 2820 Old Hollow Road.

Witnesses told police the suspect entered the bank and demanded money while displaying a handgun.

The suspect fled the bank after taking an undisclosed amount of money.

The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 5’7” to 5’8” in height, heavy build, who was dressed in a black hooded sweatshirt, black pants, a black ski mask, and wearing black gloves.  He was last observed leaving the bank in a dark colored, possibly black, Honda Civic traveling on Old Hollow Road towards Kernersville.

Anyone with information on this incident to contact the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office at (336) 727-2112.