Columbia Police officers responded to 3200 Golden Bear Drive, First State Community Bank, at 11:34 a.m. in reference to a robbery. One subject has been detained for questioning.
The preliminary investigation revealed a male suspect entered the bank and demanded money from an employee. The suspect retrieved an undisclosed amount of money before fleeing the area. There were no reported injuries or property damage as a result of the robbery.
A short time later, officers observed a subject matching the description of the suspect in the area of Vandiver Drive and Paris Road. The subject was detained by officers and transported to the Columbia Police Department for questioning. The investigation is on-going.