Police in Matthews are asking for the public's assistance in locating a woman they say robbed a local bank Tuesday.
The robbery happened just before 1:15 p.m. at the BB&T on E. John Street. Officials have not said how the woman robbed the bank.
The robber is described as a black female, approximately 5'4" tall. She was last seen carrying a black backpack, and was wearing a tan knit cap, red glasses, gray sweatshirt, black pant and black sneakers.
She left the scene in a black Scion XD, traveling towards Union County.
Anyone with information about the incident or the woman should call the Matthews Police Department at (704)847-5555.