Space Coast Credit Union employees held at gunpoint during Orange City robbery

Police searching for man described as heavyset, middle-aged

A photo of the man Orange City police say robbed a Space Coast Credit Union branch at gunpoint on Jan. 11, 2019.

ORANGE CITY, Fla. – Orange City police are searching for the person who robbed a Space Coast Credit Union at gunpoint Thursday afternoon inside a Walmart store.

Police said a man walked into the credit union branch inside the Walmart on Veterans Memorial Parkway, displayed a gun and demanded money. Police would not say how much was stolen from the branch.

The man, described as a heavyset, middle-aged man, fled in a white car. Police said he was wearing a dark blue sweatshirt, gray shorts and had light-colored slide sandals on his feet.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to contact Orange City police at 386-775-9999 and ask for Detective El Shami.