Suspect involved in West Ashley bank robbery in custody

Timothy Moody, 20, of Hollywood

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – Charleston Police are investigating a reported bank robbery in West Ashley.

Authorities say the incident at the Wells Fargo Bank on Orleans Road was reported at 10:34 a.m. on Tuesday.

West Ashley High School was put on a code yellow lockdown as a precaution due to police activity. The lockdown has since been lifted.

According to authorities the suspect is now in custody and has been identified as 20-year-old Timothy Moody of Hollywood.

Moody is charged with armed robbery and possession of a firearm during the commission of a violent crime.

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