Update: A man suspected of wearing a wig to a Roanoke County bank and stealing $1,700.00 dollars is now in custody. The robbery happened yesterday morning at SunTrust Bank on Williamson Road in the Hollins area. The suspect had been wearing a blong, curly hairpiece partially covering his eyes. 33-year-old Schanon Weaver of Roanoke was arrested later at a nearby hotel. No weapons were found.
Roanoke County Police are searching for a bank robber. Police say it happened just after opening time today at the SunTrust branch at Williamson and Peters Creek Roads. Officials say the robber demanded money and took off in what is believed to be a darker black Dodge Charger. No weapon was displayed, and no one was hurt.