Police searching for suspect who robbed Winston-Salem bank

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Winston-Salem police are searching for a man accused of robbing a local bank Monday morning.

Around 9 a.m., police responded to the Wells Fargo Bank located at 100 N. Main St. on a reported robbery. According to a news release, one suspect entered the bank and gave the teller a threatening note that demanded money.

The suspect then fled the business with an undisclosed amount of cash.

No employees or patrons were injured.

Winston-Salem police released surveillance images of the suspect and said he is described as a white male, 5 feet 11 inches to 6 feet 2 inches tall, wearing a Denver Broncos hat, gray long sleeve shirt and “acid washed” distressed jeans.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information regarding the identity of the suspect is asked to contact the Winston-Salem Police Department at (336) 773-7700 or CrimeStoppers at (336) 727-2800.