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August 4, 2004

N E W S   R E L E A S E

The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office is investigating a bank robbery this afternoon (Wednesday) at a branch of the First City Bank, 24 Racetrack Road, NE, Fort Walton Beach.

The suspect is described as a slender black man, approximately five-foot-eight, 140 pounds, wearing a blue shirt and a ball cap. He handed a note to a teller and left on foot with cash. No weapon was displayed during the holdup, at approximately 2:00 o'clock this afternoon.

Anybody with information about the suspect should contact the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office at (850) 651-7400.


for more information contact Sgt. Rick Hord, Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office

(850) 651-7420