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Fayetteville police searching for motel armed robbery suspect

Posted July 2, 2016

— Authorities are seeking the public’s help in identifying a robbery suspect that held up a motel in Fayetteville.

Police received a call around 10:30 p.m. on June 25 in reference to a armed robbery at the Motel 6 on 2076 Cedar Creek Road.

A preliminary investigation revealed that the suspect entered the business, approached the cash register with a gun and demanded money from the register, police said.

The suspect received cash from the register and fled on foot. He was described as a black male wearing a black hoodie, red sweat pants with a bandana covering his nose and mouth, and he was also wearing latex-style gloves.

Anyone with information regarding the robbery is asked to contact the Fayetteville Police Department at 910-973-3638 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477.


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