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Police make arrest in Durham robbery

Posted January 9, 2016 1:06 p.m. EST
Updated January 10, 2016 1:08 a.m. EST

— Durham police have arrested a man who robbed a bank on North Roxboro Street on Saturday morning.

Authorities have charged Michael Hugh Wood, 45, with one count of common-law robbery. Wood is not in custody, and he is also wanted on charges in Wake County, officials said..

Officials said Wood was taken into custody on North Driver Street Saturday night.

Around 10:10 a.m., Wood entered the bank and handed the teller a note demanding money. No weapon was seen. The man stole an undisclosed about of money.

Anyone with information should call Investigator C. Krieger at 919-560-4582 ext. 29245 or Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases, and callers can remain anonymous.