Wednesday, December 18, 2013
Hemingway Police continue to search for multiple suspects following a bank robbery. According to reports, around noon on Tuesday, December 17, Police received a call of a robbery at Anderson Brothers Bank on East Broad Street in Hemingway. Williamsburg County Sheriff's deputies responded to the call as well and assisted Hemingway Police in securing the scene. No injuries were reported as a result of the bank robbery. According to reports, Hemingway High School was placed on lockdown after receiving a call that an intruder was on campus. Deputies from both departments searched the school, which was later cleared. At time of this posting, Hemingway police are interviewing witnesses and will release more information when available.