October 27, 2016


The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a bank robbery that took place around 1:04 pm this afternoon at the Wells Fargo Bank in Mary Esther.

The robber is described as a tall, skinny black male with long dreads and wearing a blue T-shirt, sunglasses, and a black baseball cap with red brim. The suspect left the scene in a small sedan after getting cash from the business at 101 Mary Esther Boulevard.

Investigators say no weapon was displayed during the hold-up.

Anyone with information on the crime is asked to contact the OCSO at 850-651-7400 or Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers at 850-863-TIPS or emeraldcoastcrimestoppers.com.

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