Suspect arrested in Waynesboro bank robbery

 

A suspect accused of robbing a Waynesboro bank has been taken into custody.

At 3:10 p.m., Waynesboro deputies – with assistance from Burke County Sheriff Office investigators and GBI agents – arrested Scotty Kelly, according to Waynesboro Police Chief Augustus Palmer III.

Kelly, 26, is from Waynesboro.

The robbery took place at 10:50 a.m. Wednesday morning when a masked man robbed Capital City Bank on Liberty Street in Waynesboro before fleeing toward Augusta in a black and tan 1996 Chevrolet Tahoe.

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