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Fayetteville police seek drive-through ATM robber

Posted March 30, 2012 3:08 p.m. EDT
Updated April 5, 2012 4:16 p.m. EDT

— Fayetteville police said Friday that they are looking for a man wanted in connection with an ATM robbery Sunday night.

The victim was withdrawing money around 9 p.m. at the drive-through ATM at a BB&T Bank branch at 2507 Bragg Blvd. when the robber walked up to the vehicle and pointed a semi-automatic handgun.

After robbing the victim, he fled on foot toward Bragg and Stamper roads. No one was injured, police said.

Investigators are looking for a black man standing 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighing about 200 pounds.

At the time of the crime, he was wearing a black shirt, black shorts and a black hat with a yellow bill.

Investigators asked that anyone with information about the robbery contact the Fayetteville Police Department at 910-433-1856 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477.