Officials searching for suspect after attempted robbery at Regions Bank in Bassfield Thursday afternoon
Published 5:29 pm Thursday, November 9, 2023
There was an attempted robbery at Regions Bank in Bassfield Thursday afternoon. Officials say a black female with her face covered, wearing a black hoody and white gloves rushed into the bank at approximately 3 p.m.
She was seen walking down Hawkins Avenue before entering the bank. She pulled a gun, pointed it toward a clerk, and said, “This is not a joke.”
After a customer entered the bank, the suspect fled empty handed on foot down General Robert E. Blount Drive. She was picked up near Bassfield City Hall in a gray Jeep Renegade.
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If you have any information regarding this incident and whereabouts of this individual, please contact the Jefferson Davis County Sheriff’s Department at 601-792-5169.