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Man sought in Raleigh bank robbery

Posted December 7, 2012

— Raleigh police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man caught on a surveillance video robbing a BB&T branch Friday afternoon.

The bank, at 4460 Six Forks Road, was robbed at 3 p.m. by a white man in his 30s to 40s standing 6 feet tall with a slender build. He was wearing what appeared to be a green T-shirt over a long-sleeved white shirt, a dark hat, dark pants and white shoes.

He was last seen fleeing on foot.

Anyone with information that might assist investigators is asked to call Raleigh Crime Stoppers at 919-834-4357 or report a tip online at the Crime Stoppers website.

Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for anonymous tips that help solve cases.


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  • 4thepeople Dec 10, 2012

    I totally agree 100% MadMaxx. You can thank Al, Jesse, and the NAACP for that. It's just a sign of times to come. People are afraid of getting sued ar called the dreaded "R" word.

  • MadMaxx Dec 10, 2012

    From December 3, 2012, WRAL. See any differences? Both articles had pictures. Guess which station is racially biased?
    RALEIGH, N.C. — Police were searching Monday for a man who robbed a downtown Raleigh bank.

    A man walked into the First Citizens Bank branch at 239 Fayetteville St. at about 11:15 a.m., handed a teller a note demanding money and fled with an undisclosed amount of cash, police said.

    The man was described as wearing a white shirt under a dark-colored jacket, dark pants and a ball cap. Police said he was last seen heading north on Fayetteville Street.