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Virginia Beach bank robbery suspect arrested in Florence County – Florence, South Carolina

Florence, South Carolina 2021-06-18 20:54:07 –

Virginia Beach, Virginia (WAVY) —A Virginia Beach bank robber was arrested in Florence County on Friday.

According to police, William Armatley III, 30, of Virginia Beach, has been charged with two charges: robbery, felony, kidnapping, and invasion of an armed bank.

Matley was found and detained in South Carolina with the help of the Florence County Sheriff’s Office. He has been detained in Florence County Prison and is awaiting delivery to Virginia Beach.

William Earl Matley III (Courtesy of Florence County Detention Center)

Police said the robbery took place on Monday at 9:20 am on Suntrust Bank’s 711 First Colonial Road.

Police said the man entered the facility, exhibited his pistols, and demanded cash from his employees.

After receiving the undisclosed amount, he left the bank and ran away in a car waiting nearby.

No injuries have been reported.

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