Columbus crime: BB&T on Whitesville Road robbed on Tuesday

The BB&T on Whitesville Road was robbed Tuesday afternoon, police said.

The suspect walked inside the bank at 6100 Whitesville Road around 2:30 p.m., said Columbus Police Lt. Steve Cox.

“He was armed with a handgun,” Cox added. “He pulled out the gun and demanded currency. He appeared to be very calm.”

No one was hurt and no shots were fired.

The man then left the bank and headed north on Whitesville in a silver car.