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Authorities are investigating a robbery that happened at an ATM in front of United Community Bank.

Officers set up a perimeter around United Community Bank, 701 Montague Ave., after two men robbed someone in front of one of the bank’s ATMs.

Police sped to the bank’s location at about 6:45 p.m. Friday after learning of the robbery. Capt. Brian Penn with the Greenwood Sheriff’s Office said two masked men wearing black hoodies fled on foot from the scene.

One robber carried a revolver and both men are about 5-foot-6, Penn said.

Penn noted that ATMs have built-in cameras and officers will check the footage in hopes of identifying and arresting the assailants.