Robbery reported at NBSC Bank in West Ashley, authorities say

Charleston police are searching for an unidentified man who robbed a NBSC Bank branch in West Ashley on Tuesday. (Provided)

Charleston police responded Tuesday morning to a reported robbery at an NBSC Bank branch in West Ashley.

Authorities received a call at 11:22 a.m. about the incident at 1870 Sam Rittenberg Blvd., according to Charleston police spokesman Charles Francis.

A white man wearing sunglasses and a red scarf wrapped around his face walked into the bank and demanded money from a teller, Francis said. He fled the scene with an undetermined amount of money, he said.

The man did not present a weapon and did not imply that he was armed, Francis said.

Anyone with information about the robbery or the man’s identity can contact Crime Stoppers at 554-1111.

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