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Man robs bank in Durham

Posted July 25, 2011 11:47 a.m. EDT
Updated July 25, 2011 11:56 a.m. EDT

— A man showed a gun and robbed the SunTrust Bank at 2714 Erwin Road in Durham Monday morning, a police spokeswoman said. 

The robbery took place around 10 a.m.

Witnesses said the suspect was a black man wearing a long, black wig, baggy jeans and a dark blue or black shirt. He was seen getting into a dark-colored car with body damage. Another man was driving.

Anyone with information is asked to call Durham police at 919-560-4583, ext. 29366, or Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200. Crime Stoppers and the North Carolina Bankers’ Association offer rewards of up to $5,000 for information leading to an arrest in bank robbery cases.