Armed bank robber on the loose in Richland Co.

Surveillance video of suspect.

RICHLAND COUNTY (WACH) -- The Richland County Sheriff's Department is asking for the public's help in their search for an armed robbery suspect.

Officials say on Monday around 9:14 a.m., a male suspect entered Palmetto Citizens Federal Credit Union at 114 Atrium Way.

The suspect, standing around 5'7" to 5'10" weighing around 170 pounds, presented a gun and demanded money.

The suspect fled the scene with the money in hand.

Surveillance photos have been released from the crime.

If you have any information that may help lead to an arrest, you're urged to call CrimeStoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.