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Thief leaves behind Bible after robbing bank and fleeing with cash

By Mason White 3:37 PM January 12, 2016
Bank robber carrying Bible 

By: Feng Qian
(Scroll down for video) Police are looking to arrest a thief who robbed a bank while carrying the Bible with him, police in Tennessee said.

The Metro Nashville Police Department released a photo of the suspect who robbed a Bank of America branch before leaving behind a copy of the Bible.

According to the police investigation, the incident unfolded around 2:30 p.m. on Friday, at the Bank of America branch located at 5801 Nolensville Pike.

The teller at the bank told investigators that the man demanded money with a note. He was carrying a Bible, but dropped it on his way out of the bank.

He fled in a red two-door vehicle.

Witnesses at the scene described the robber as five feet and five inches tall and weighing about 200 pounds. He has light brown red hair and a mustache.

So far, the robber, who appeared to be in his 40s, was not arrested.