Man sought after bank robbery note at Regions Bank in Spring Hill

The Sheriff’s Office is looking for this man who entered a Regions Bank on Friday.

Hernando County Sheriff Office

The Sheriff’s Office is looking for this man who entered a Regions Bank on Friday.

SPRING HILL

Bank robbery note leads to manhunt

Hernando County authorities were searching for a suspect Friday afternoon after a man entered Regions Bank, 1500 Pinehurst Drive, about 2 p.m. and handed a teller a note, demanding money.

Authorities said the man did not display a weapon. No one was injured.

The Sheriff's Office described the suspect as white and about 6 feet tall. He had short blond hair and was believed to be in his 30s. He was about 140 to 170 pounds and was wearing a black hat and a black graphic T-shirt with blue jeans.

He left the bank on foot, heading south. Authorities were not sure if he got into a vehicle.

The Sheriff's Office dispatched canine and air units to assist in the search.

Times staff

Man sought after bank robbery note at Regions Bank in Spring Hill 07/27/12 [Last modified: Friday, July 27, 2012 6:55pm]

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