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UPDATE: Armed bank robbery in Chattanooga/Collegedale area

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -

UPDATE: The suspect is described by police as a white male in his 30's, with a blond beard and wig.

The suspect handed the bank teller a note, asking for money and also stated he had a gun.

He left the bank with an undisclosed amount of cash, which had a dye pack inside.

A manager from a nearby restaurant chased the suspect into the woods.


Chattanooga and Collegedale police have responded to reports of a possible armed bank robbery at the FSG Bank on Lee Highway.

Since the area spans parts of both cities, police from both agencies are working on the case.

Police are currently searching for the suspect in the area.

Channel 3 has a crew at the scene; we will bring you the latest news as this story develops.

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