Man arrested for attempting to rob Zebulon bank
Posted May 17, 2013
Zebulon, N.C. — A Knightdale man's bank robbery attempt was over within a minute Friday.
Police said Richard Gardner Ennis, 50, 510 Sallinger St., entered the First Citizens Bank, at 101 Wakelon Drive in Zebulon, just after 5 p.m. and told an employee he planned to rob the place. Within a minute, police had arrived and arrested him.
Ennis had no weapons, got no money, and his truck was towed from the bank parking lot, police said.