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Two sought in Raleigh bank robbery

Posted April 26, 2012
Updated April 27, 2012

— Raleigh police are investigating a robbery that happened Thursday afternoon at a PNC Bank branch.

Police say a man robbed the bank around 4:30 p.m. at 2414 Wycliff Road, using a handgun and then fled on foot. They believe he then rendezvoused with a female accomplice.

The man, described as being white, standing 6 feet 1 inch tall and weighing about 185 pounds, is in his mid-50s and was wearing a dark-colored short-sleeve shirt and a white ball cap.

Police said his accomplice is white, possibly in her mid-30s, and has long dark brown or black hair and is of medium height and weight.

Anyone with information that could assist police is asked to call Raleigh Crime Stoppers at 919-834-4357.


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  • not my real name Apr 27, 2012

    banks need to bring back the dye packs for real....especially when they gettin robbed by fools like this.

  • Phyxius1 Apr 27, 2012

    And yet another crime in Raleigh this week, its almost becoming expected to read about . Whats with the recent jump in shootings, rapes, and bank robberies in Raleigh lately? Luckily nobody was hurt in this incident.

  • nonPC Apr 27, 2012

    I enjoy most of all that this genius had a pair of sunglasses tucked inside the collar of his shirt...(you can see the ear stem coming out) not that it would of made a world of difference as a disguise but still...this guy didnt even try

  • Jimmytwotimes Apr 27, 2012

    Say what bo? they have cameras in banks now? woops.

  • Apr 26, 2012

    Nice disguise. :)