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Suspect Robs West Raleigh Bank

Posted September 18, 2003 10:56 a.m. EDT

— The Raleigh Police Department is searching for the man who robbed the First Citizens Bank on Avent Ferry Road Thursday morning.

The robbery occurred at 9:21 a.m., when police said the man entered the bank and handed a note to a teller. He did not display a weapon.

The suspect is described as a white man, in his mid-30s to early 40s, who is between 5 feet 10 inches and 6 feet tall, with a stocky build. He wore a black baseball cap, (with white roping at the base of the brim), a red, hooded pullover shirt, blue jeans, tennis shoes, and sunglasses.

Police said the man left the bank driving a black Volvo station wagon.

Anyone with information that might be helpful to the investigation should call the Raleigh Police Department at (919) 890-3555.