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Raleigh police seek to ID two robbery suspects

Posted December 22, 2011

— Raleigh police are seeking the public's help in identifying two men who police say robbed a cab driver in the early morning hours Dec. 7. 

Police say two men robbed a cab driver after he took them from the 6200 block of Capital Boulevard to the 1100 block of Lehman Lane. One of the suspects held a weapon against the side of the driver while the other man took his money. 

One man is described as a black male in his teens. He has a thin build and stands about 5 feet 7 inches tall. The other man is described as a black male in his early 20s. He stands about 6 feet 1 inches tall and was wearing a dark sweatshirt with "DUKE" on the front. 

Anyone who recognizes the suspects or knows about the incident is asked to call Raleigh Crime Stoppers at 919-834-4357. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for anonymous tips that help solve cases.


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  • STRAWBERRY LETTER 23 Dec 23, 2011

    I'm just glad the cab driver wasn't hurt or killed.


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  • ims1924 Dec 22, 2011

    I wish that Lyndon B. Johnson was still alive. He could answer some of these questions since he started it with his GREAT SOCIETY in the 60's.

  • Realamerican71 Dec 22, 2011

    @Monca, that's awesome.

  • Coretta Scott Thing Dec 22, 2011

    That's Tymaquious & Diwarquan! Oh I hope they momma don't see this.

  • buford Dec 22, 2011

    Say "cheese".....

  • UNC PH.d Dec 22, 2011

    Yeah, you think THESE two fine upstanding citizens attend Duke? How about we hand them over to the Lacross team and see how long they last?

  • not my real name Dec 22, 2011

    and both of them looked directly into the camera.....shouldn't be too hard to catch 'em. There's always a snitch LOL

  • hunter38 Dec 22, 2011

    Two poor decisions........first robbing someone...second wearing a Duke hoody in the process