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Armed bank robber wanted in Moore County

Posted December 6, 2008 7:35 a.m. EST

— Moore County Sheriff's Office asked for the public's help in finding a man wanted in the armed robbery of a bank.

Investigators said that Kenny Lasalle Taylor, 25, robbed the Crescent State Bank in Pinehurst Wednesday, Dec. 3.

Taylor is described as a black man, standing 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighing 140 to 150 pounds. He is bald and has hazel eyes. He has a tatoo of teardrops on his face.

Anyone with information on Taylor's whereabouts was asked to call the Moore County Sheriff's Office at 910-947-2931.

Taylor was sentenced to probation in 2003 for a robbery in Wake County in June 1999, according to state Department of Correction records.