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Armed man robs Pinehurst bank

Posted December 3, 2008 4:40 p.m. EST

— The Moore County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a robbery at the Crescent State Bank in Pinehurst's Olmsted Village Development.

At approximately 11:32 a.m. Wednesday, an armed man walked into the bank and demanded money, authorities said.

The robber was thought to be 18-25 years of age. He was wearing a dark blue colored hooded jacket, a blue colored ball cap with a “B” emblem in light colored writing, dark colored pants and black tennis shoes. 

He left the bank on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.

There were no injuries reported.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call the Moore County Sheriff’s Office at 910-947-2931.