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Police search for Zebulon bank robber

Posted August 12, 2009

— Police were searching Wednesday for a man who robbed an RBC Bank branch.

A man brandishing a handgun walked into the RBC branch at 300 N. Arendell Ave. at about 9:10 a.m. Wednesday and demanded cash from a teller, police said.

He fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash. Police said he was last seen running west on Sycamore Street.

The robber is described as a black man, about 5 feet 8 inches tall and 180 pounds. He was wearing a black T-shirt, black pants, boots, a black stocking cap and a bandanna.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call the Zebulon Police Department at East Wake Crime Stoppers at 919-366-2746.


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  • apoea Aug 13, 2009

    I was thinking the same thing! That's gotta be a woman...

  • ADD Aug 13, 2009

    Definatley a woman

  • cat976 Aug 13, 2009

    also, if you look closely it looks like she wearing a nose ring . how many men do you know that wear nose rings.

  • The Fox Aug 13, 2009

    Definitely female. Look at the narrow eyebrows and bent wrist of gun hand.

  • jaw8823 Aug 12, 2009

    That looks like a woman!!!!!!!!!!!!!She (he) has bo-bes LOL

  • painina Aug 12, 2009

    That's a woman. Look closer at the chest area.

  • lovethemoment Aug 12, 2009

    I believe it is a man as well.

  • msdean64 Aug 12, 2009

    Looks like a woman to me too. Thought that even before I read the comments.

  • Fisherwoman Aug 12, 2009

    I agree, I was thinking the same thing. Face looks like it could be a woman.

  • lookin4clowd9 Aug 12, 2009

    That was my thought exactly, bronze! I even zoomed in on the pic to double check!