Armed robbery at Patton Avenue Bank

Press release from APD:

UPDATE (September 24, 2021): The man has been identified as Jason Adam Granberry. He has been charged and arrested with common law robbery. He is in jail on a $20,000 bond.

Asheville, NC (September 23, 2021): At 3:31 p.m. a man walked into First Citizen’s Bank (108 Patton Avenue) and demanded money from the teller threatening the use of a weapon. He left before officer’s arrived with an undisclosed amount of money.

Detectives need your help to identify this man. He is described as white, approximately 6’, and 225-275 pounds. He has short brown hair.

Information about who this man is can be shared with detectives anonymously by texting TIP2APD to 847411, or use the TIP2APD smartphone app. You can also share information by calling 828-252-1110.

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