Orange City police search for armed robbery suspect

Orange City police search for armed robbery suspect

Orange City police are searching for a suspect for an armed robbery that occurred at a credit union inside the Orange City Walmart Friday afternoon.

ORANGE CITY, Fla. — Orange City police are searching for a suspect in an armed robbery that occurred at a credit union inside the Orange City Walmart on Friday afternoon.

Officers said a man approached a bank teller at the Space Coast Credit Union inside the Walmart around 4 p.m. and displayed a firearm while demanding money.

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The suspect fled on foot after receiving an undisclosed amount of cash and later fled the area in a white car, officers said.

Investigators said the suspect is a heavyset, middle-aged black man wearing a dark blue sweatshirt, gray shorts, sunglasses and light-colored sandals.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call the Orange City Police Department at 386-775-9999 and ask to speak with Detective El-Shami.