Authorities Search for Blount Bank Robber

Maryville, Blount County (WVLT) - In over a week two branches of the BB&T bank has been held up.

Authorities are looking for two suspects wanted in connection to Wednesday morning's robbery.

Authorities say the first suspect walked into the bank on Chapman Highway in Blount County.

He handed the teller a note demanding money.

He then fled the scene in green Geo Tracker, where another suspect was waiting.

Witnesses say first suspect is 6 feet tall, weighing between 180 and 220 and has reddish-brown facial hair.

The second suspect is described as having bleached-blonde hair.