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Fayetteville bank robbery suspect in custody

Posted January 29, 2009 3:30 p.m. EST
Updated January 29, 2009 3:59 p.m. EST

— Fayetteville police officers said they had a suspect in custody after the BB&T Bank, 2507 Bragg Blvd., was robbed Thursday.

A man entered the business and demanded money, police said. The suspect did not display a weapon and left with an undisclosed amount of cash. He fled the bank on foot.

A police dog searched the area and led officers to 2109 Elvira St., unit 504, where suspect Tyrone Ernell Hinton, 29, was arrested, police said.