Robber hits bank in Hixson Walmart

Robber hits bank in Hixson Walmart

June 16th, 2012 by Staff Report in Local Regional News

This surveillance photo shows the woman who robbed the Suntrust Bank branch inside the Hixson Walmart on Saturday morning.

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A woman robbed the Suntrust Bank branch inside the Highway 153 Walmart this morning, Chattanooga police said.

The woman came into the bank around 9:30 and handed a note to the teller demanding money and stating that she had a gun, according to a news release.

The teller handed over an undisclosed amount of money and the woman left, driving away in a gray/silver vehicle, police spokesman Nathan Hartwig said.

The robber is described as a black female, 5 feet, 3 inches to 5 feet, 5 inches tall and weighing between 200 and 240 pounds.

She has tattoos on her forearm and was wearing a Dallas Cowboys ball cap with a star on the front, a black sleeveless jacket, white t-shirt, and dark pants.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call the Chattanooga Police Department at 423-698-2525.