According to Greenwood County Sheriff’s Office, a robbery occurred this morning at the Emerald Credit Union at 2117 Kateway in Greenwood. Not many details are available at this time but authorities are taking precautions as those individuals who rob banks could be armed and considered dangerous.
Four suspects entered the bank wearing make and left in a blue van. Around noon the Deputies located the van no suspects were found. The search continues for them continues.
As precaution the Early Childhood Center, Mathews Elementary, Woodfields Elementary, and Brewer Middle School are currently on a semi-lockdown due to an off campus incident in our community according to Jonhathan Graves with District 50. All of the students and staff are safe. The semi-lockdown was lifted around 1pm.
If you have any information about the robbery or suspects involved, please call 911.