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Man sought in connection with Fayetteville bank robbery

Posted December 5, 2013

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— Fayetteville police were seeking the public's help Thursday to locate a man wanted in connection with a Wednesday robbery at a bank west of downtown. 

The robbery at First South Bank, at 705 Executive Place, happened at about 1 p.m. when the man handed a teller a note demanding money. 

The man left with an undetermined amount of money and fled the scene. 

The man was black, described as between 5 feet 7 and 5 feet 8 inches tall. He was wearing a green baseball hat with gold lettering, a black jacket and black pants, police said.

Anyone with information that could help investigators should call the Fayetteville Police Department at 910-916-2764 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477.

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  • Viewer Dec 5, 2013

    " The man was black, described as between 5 feet 7 and 5 feet 8 inches tall. "

    If this bank was serious about getting the public's help in identifying the culprit, it would higher quality pictures to show.