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Man robs bank in Fuquay-Varina

Posted February 28, 2013 8:06 p.m. EST

— Police were searching Thursday for a man who robbed a State Employees Credit Union branch in Fuquay-Varina, a town spokeswoman said.

The bank, at 404 Old Honeycutt Road, was held up shortly before 5 p.m. by a white man in his 20s with facial hair. He was wearing a white and green hooded jacket with an emblem on the left side of the chest and blue jeans.

The robber approached a teller and demanded money before leaving the bank on foot.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 919-552-3191 or 919-567-3906.