Department of Public Safety

Sea Island Bank Burglary


Press Release                                                                                                                                                     11/25/2013

Public Safety Director Wendell Turner
Statesboro Police Department
25 West Grady Street
Statesboro, GA 30458

The Statesboro Police Department responded to the Sea Island Bank’s main branch located on South Main Street in reference to a burglary.

On 11/25/2013 at approximately 2:40am a suspect made forced-entry into the bank through a window.  The suspect activated an alarm and fled the scene.  Statesboro Police Department received notification through Central 911 of the activated alarm.  The scene was processed and case is currently under investigation.

Anyone with information concerning this case is asked to contact Detective Ben Purvis at the Statesboro Police Department at (912) 764-9911.  You may also anonymously submit information to www.tipsoft.com or by texting a tip to “TIPSSPD plus your message” to 274637 (CRIMES). All information is strictly confidential.