VALDOSTA — The Valdosta Police Department released the following statement this afternoon:
On February 14, 2014 at approximately 09:40 am, the BB&T Bank located at 2901 North Ashley Street was robbed. No one was injured in the robbery. Surveillance photographs were released of the offender shortly after the robbery. Multiple tips came into the police department as to the identity of the offender. Detectives followed up on the tips and information and was able to identity Eric Bernard Davis, 28 year old Valdosta resident as the offender.
Davis turned himself in to local authorities today at approximately 4:30 pm and he is currently being held at the Lowndes County Jail awaiting further judicial proceedings. He has been charged with Robbery. Law enforcement personnel are still investigating this incident and have not ruled out the possibility of additional suspects.
Anyone having information regarding this crime, please call the crime tip line at 229-293-3091 or the Valdosta Police Department Investigations Bureau of 229-293-3145.