Crime & Courts

Hardscrabble Road bank robbed

Richland County sheriff's deputies are currently investigating a bank robbery on Hardscrabble Road.

At about 11:17 a.m., deputies responded to First Palmetto Savings Bank in reference to a bank robbery in progress.

Reports indicate a man entered the bank, wearing a mask and a hoodie. He presented a firearm and a note to the teller demanding money. He fled the location on foot toward Clemson Road.

Details will be posted once they become available.

-- From Staff Reports