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Fayetteville police search for bank robbery suspect

Posted July 1, 2008 4:47 p.m. EDT

— Police are looking for the suspect in the Tuesday robbery of BB&T bank at 1401 Morganton Road.

The suspect is described as a black male, 5-foot-8 to 5-foot-10 tall and 170 to 180 pounds. He was wearing a long sleeve black shirt, with an orange shirt underneath, khaki colored pants and white shoes.

The suspect may be operating an older 2-door (faded) white Datsun-style vehicle with a tented plastic cover over the license plate, police said. The license plate displayed on the vehicle was possibly an out-of-state tag.

Anyone with information regarding the suspect’s identity is asked to contact Det. R. Woolard of the Fayetteville Police Department at 910-433-1883 or Crime Stoppers 910-483-8477.