Man wanted by FBI for South Carolina, Georgia bank robberies

Athens Bank Robbery suspect / FBI

ATLANTA -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation is searching for a man in connection to two Georgia bank robberies.

According to the FBI, Frank Douglas, 58, is charged with the robbery of a South Carolina bank on Nov. 27 and is also the suspect in bank robberies in Conyers and Athens.

On Nov. 30, a man entered a BB&T in Conyers, passed a note demanding money to employees, then fled with an undisclosed amount of money.

On Dec. 5, a man entered an Athens Bank of America and again passed a note to a teller demanding money and the fled from the scene with an undisclosed amount of money.

In both robberies, the suspect said he had a gun and would shoot employees who did not comply with his demands, according to the FBI.

While the suspect never presented a weapon, he is still considered armed and dangerous.

Douglas is described as a black male with black hair and brown eyes. He is 5'10" and weighs 175 pounds.

The FBI said Douglas was released from the U.S. Bureau of Prisons on Sept. 27, 2017 and is known to stay at budget motels near the interstate under aliases. He also frequents homeless shelters.

Those with information on Douglas or the robberies can contact the Athens-Clarke County Police at 706-613-3330, Conyers Police at 770-483-6600 or the FBI at 770-216-3000.

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