Reward offered for info leading to arrest of bank robber


ESTILL, S.C. (WCIV) -- The Hampton County Sheriff's Office and the Federal Bureau of Investigation are offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and convictionof the people who robbed a bank in Estill last month.

The robbery happened on October 22 just before noon. According to a release from the State Law Enforcement Division the suspect entered the Palmetto State Bank on 3rd Street with a black handgun and robbed the bank.

The suspect is described asyoung black male 5'11 - 6'0, medium build, wearing dark colored clothing with ablack hoodie or skully hat and a mask.

If anyone has any information on the identity of the suspect, please call EstillPolice Chief Keith Parks at (803) 625-3699 or the Hampton County Sheriff's Captain Anthony Russell at 803-942-4449. You can also contact CrimeStoppers at 888-Crime-SC or send an email to