Armed robbery reported at Mike Padgett credit union


Richmond County sheriff’s deputies and K-9s are searching the Mike Padgett Highway area after an armed robbery at Augusta Metro Federal Credit Union.

Authorities said a man entered the credit union at 4306 Mike Padgett Highway with a handgun just before 11 a.m. and demanded cash. The gunman fled with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Investigators are reviewing surveillance video to get a description of the gunman.



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