Hendersonville Police investigating bank robbery in busy Indian Lake area

(Hendersonville Police)

Hendersonville Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man they said robbed a bank in a high traffic area along Indian Lake Blvd.

Police said Capitol Bank was robbed at about 4 p.m. Wednesday.

A man approached a clerk, communicated that he had a gun, and demanded money -- although no weapon was seen.

The robber is described as a tall black man who was last seen running east through the parking lot of Publix. A sketch has since been released.

Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400.

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