TRAVELERS REST, S.C. — Travelers Rest police have charged a 45-year-old Inman man in connection with the 2016 robbery of United Community Bank on Roe Center Court in Travelers Rest.
According to a warrant, Justin Ashley Bott was charged with bank robbery after he was identified through a photo lineup.
The warrant alleges Bott obtained more than $24K from the robbery.
Bott is currently being held without bond in the Greenville County Detention Center, according to the facility's website.
Original Article (12/28/16):
TRAVELERS REST, S.C. — United Community Bank on Roe Center Court in Travelers Rest was robbed Wednesday afternoon, according to Travelers Rest Police Chief Lance Crowe.
Crowe said a white male wearing a mask and a hoodie entered the bank and presented a note demanding money from one of the tellers.
The suspect fled the bank on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash, Crowe said.
Witnesses reported a white male wearing a hoodie getting in a vehicle behind the Miracle Hill store, fleeing with another man in a gray, 2006 Dodge Charger with Florida tags.
Anyone with information is urged to call the Travelers Rest Police Dept. at 864.834.9029.