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Man robs bank in Fuquay-Varina

Posted February 28, 2013

— Police were searching Thursday for a man who robbed a State Employees Credit Union branch in Fuquay-Varina, a town spokeswoman said.

The bank, at 404 Old Honeycutt Road, was held up shortly before 5 p.m. by a white man in his 20s with facial hair. He was wearing a white and green hooded jacket with an emblem on the left side of the chest and blue jeans.

The robber approached a teller and demanded money before leaving the bank on foot.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 919-552-3191 or 919-567-3906.

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  • kevin28 Mar 1, 1:03 p.m.

    If " someone said the police indicated they caught the robber." could WRAL news update the article ??? Ahhhh Too Much to ask

  • mommyof4 Mar 1, 12:28 p.m.

    "Pretty sad day when the bank across from the Police Station gets robbed..."

    Actually, the police station hasn't been across the street for several years now. The station is downtown where the old post office was.

  • lissa227812 Mar 1, 11:49 a.m.

    Pretty sad day when the bank across from the Police Station gets robbed...

  • Lightfoot3 Mar 1, 11:40 a.m.

    "The robber approached a teller and demanded money before leaving the bank on foot." - article


    I've done the same thing. Though it's from my own account. :)

  • Lightfoot3 Mar 1, 11:39 a.m.

    "They did a lockdown at FVHS (after school activities) but lifted the lockdown, someone said the police indicated they caught the robber." - JDAmbrosio


    Go Bengals!

  • JDAmbrosio Mar 1, 10:09 a.m.

    They did a lockdown at FVHS (after school activities) but lifted the lockdown, someone said the police indicated they caught the robber.

  • shadyladi7 Mar 1, 10:07 a.m.

    Always wear something distinquishable when you are posing for a picture??? Dumb dumb

  • Tug Boat II Mar 1, 8:57 a.m.

    Must be planning on paying his taxes this year. After all the new tax increase from our elected officals means EVERYONE's poor!