Investigators: Henry Co. Bank Robbery, NC Attempted Robbery Likely Related

Henry Co., VA - The Henry County Sheriff's Office says the Wednesday robbery of the Carter Bank and Trust and an attempted bank robbery in the Kernersville, NC area on the same day are likely related. New surveillance photos of the suspect (best pictured) in a bank robbery Wednesday at the on Horsepasture-Price Road in Ridgeway are helping in the case, but they need your help in identifying the person in the pictures. In addition to the pictures, officials say the method of operation and the description of the subject are both very similar between the two incidents. Authorities say they believe there was a gold or light colored SUV with North Carolina plates involved in the Wednesday robbery. If you have any information about the SUV or the suspect please contact the Henry County Sheriff's Office at (276) 638-8751 or Crimestoppers at 63-CRIME (632-7463).