ASHEVILLE, N.C. (WSPA) — Asheville Police are asking for the public’s help identifying a suspect in multiple bank robberies.
Police said officers responded at around 5:00 p.m. Tuesday to the HomeTrust Bank at 1825 Hendersonville Road for a reported bank robbery.
When officers arrived on scene, they learned a man demanded money from the bank staff and threatened the use of a weapon.
The suspect was described to be between 6′ and 6′ 2″ and about 250-275 pounds, according to the police department. At the time of the robbery the suspect was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, grey work pants and a black baseball cap.
Anyone with information regarding the suspect’s identify is asked to contact the police department at (828) 252-1110.