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Former manager accused of setting bank bag on fire

Posted November 25, 2008 12:09 a.m. EST
Updated November 25, 2008 9:22 a.m. EST

— A former manager of a Raleigh fast-food restaurant is facing charges that he fried up more than burgers.

Earnest Sennet, 34, is accused of setting fire to a bank bag belonging to the Cook Out restaurant on Western Boulevard.

Police charged that he did it to hide his having stolen more than $5,000 from the bag he was supposed to deposit in the bank.