“Bonnet Bandit” sought after Walmart robbery in Reidsville

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REIDSVILLE, N.C. – Police are looking to identify a woman who they described as the “Bonnet Bandit” after they said she robbed a Walmart store in Reidsville while wearing a yellow bonnet.

Police responded to a robbery at Walmart, located at1624 NC Hwy 14 in Reidsville, around 10 a.m. Tuesday.

According to police, a suspect wearing a yellow bonnet, red shirt, black pants and a sling, gave a note to a clerk at the customer service desk demanding money.

The suspect exited the store, running toward North Scales Street.

Police report the suspect may have got into a white Ford Taurus parked in the area of Holly Hill Drive and North Scales Street.

No other details have been released.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at (336) 349-9683.