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Tyrone Police Department
Wednesday October 21st, 2009 :: 11:24 a.m. EDT


Charter Bank branch in Tyrone robbed at gunpoint.

At approximately 9:09 am Wednesday October 21, 2009 a black male wearing all black entered the Charter Bank on Carriage Oaks Drive brandishing a handgun. He forced the employees into the vault after having the teller empty her drawer into a garbage bag.

The suspect is described as a black male 5'11" to 6' tall, approximately 200 lbs. He was possibly driving or riding in an older model gray Jeep Cherokee. A still shot from the bank's security camera is attached, depicting the suspect's face (A larger image will be posted to our website later today).

No shots were fired during this incident and no injuries are reported.

If you have any information related to this case, please contact the Tyrone Police Department immediately at 770-487-4732.

Tyrone Police Department
945 Senoia Rd
Tyrone, GA 30290

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 770-487-4732

Chief Brandon Perkins

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