NEW MARKET – Authorities are investigating a reported bank robbery at Sona Bank in the 9400 block of South Congress Street.

Officers with the New Market Police Department and deputies with the Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Office are at the scene. Virginia state police also have responded to the scene.

The suspect is described as a man with long dark hair and a beard. He was last seen wearing a brown jacket.

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– Contact Alex Bridges at