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Surveillance video of Durham armed robbery released

Posted June 5, 2009

— Police released surveillance video Friday as they seek leads in the May 19 armed robbery of a BP convenience store at 2918 Guess Road.

Investigators said a man entered the business around 10:40 p.m., pointed a handgun at the clerk and demanded money. He fled with cash the employee's wallet.

Police described him as a black man between 20 and 30 years old. He was 6 feet 2 inches tall and had a very thin build. He wore a ski mask, black shirt, blue Dickie's pants and black shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to call Investigator Salmon at 919-560-4582, ext. 29238 or Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases, and callers never have to identify themselves.


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  • Jun 5, 2009

    Took the employee's wallet, that's the worst part!

  • Just the facts mam Jun 5, 2009

    There must be some mistake here - this can't be right!