Update on Hickory First Citizens Bank robbery in early February


Hickory – On February 24, 2020 Hickory Police received information reference the identification of a suspect involved in the robbery of First Citizens Bank on February 11, 2020.  The suspect, Timothy Alan Williams, Jr. was arrested and charged with Robbery with Firearms or other Dangerous Weapons.  Williams is being held under a $50,000 secured bond at the Catawba County Detention Facility.

Hickory Officers had responded to a robbery at the First Citizens Bank located at 1862 Hwy 70 SE on February 11th. During the incident, a white male subject entered the bank, proceeded to the counter, displayed a handgun and demanded money from a bank teller.  After receiving an undisclosed amount of money, he exited the business and fled on foot. Williams was arrested without incident.