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Armed man robs credit union in Durham

Posted November 6, 2012 12:24 p.m. EST

— Durham police are looking for a man who robbed a credit union at gunpoint Tuesday morning.

Witnesses said the armed man entered the Vision Financial Federal Credit Union, at 214 Pacific Ave., about 8:15 a.m. and demanded money. He stole an undisclosed amount before running out.

The man was described as black, in his late teens or early 20s with a distinctive gait. He was about 6 feet tall and slender, wearing a hoodie, a knit cap, a dark shirt, gloves and gray pants.

Anyone with information is asked to call Durham police at 919-560-4582, ext. 29247, or Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200. Crime Stoppers pays a cash reward for information leading to an arrest, and callers can remain confidential.