In a joint effort with the US Marshals Southeastern Regional Fugitive Task Force, Bibb County Sheriff’s Investigators, FBI and Lamar County Sheriff’s Office an arrest was made  this morning at around 10:30 a.m. in reference to the State Bank robbery that occurred at 5980 Zebulon Road on September 22, 2017. The suspect, 42 year old Clifford Steve Terrell of Barnesville Georgia, was arrested at an apartment on Southland Drive in Barnesville.

During the investigation, information led Bibb County Sheriff’s Investigators to identifying Clifford Terrell as the suspect in the bank robbery and issuing a warrant for his arrest. Terrell was transported back to the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office this afternoon to be interviewed by investigators. Terrell was then transported to the Bibb County Law Enforcement Center and booked on the charge of Robbery by Intimidation. Terrell’s bond is set at $11,200.00.

The investigation continues into the incident. Anyone with information related to the incident is asked to contact the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500 or Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.

The original media release is attached.





September 22, 2017

Commercial Robbery At State Bank & Trust Company

The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a commercial robbery that occurred this afternoon at around 4:30 p.m. at the State Bank & Trust Company located at 5980 Zebulon Road. It was reported that the suspect, a light skinned black male, walked into the bank to the counter in the lobby and wrote a note. He then walked up to the teller, handing the teller the note demanding money. After the teller complied with the demand note, the suspect walked out of the bank and was reported to have gotten into an early 2000 model dark colored Toyota Corolla, possibly blue. It is unknown as to the direction of travel of the vehicle. No one was injured during the incident.

The suspect was described as being about 6’1” in height with a mustache and beard. He was wearing prescription type glasses. He had on a light colored button up type dress shirt and a dark colored skull cap or doo rag on his head. A picture of the suspect is attached. 

Anyone with information on the identity of the suspect or whereabouts, or any information in reference to the incident is urged to contact the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500, or Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.