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Bank Robbery Forces Temporary Shutdown Of Six Wake Schools

Posted September 26, 2003 2:39 a.m. EDT

— Several Wake County schools were on lockdown Friday following a bank robbery.

Police said someone robbed the RBC Centura Bank in Cameron Village just before noon.

While police searched for the suspect, they locked down six area schools -- Broughton High, Fred A. Olds Elementary, Partnership Elementary, Daniels Middle, Underwood Elementary and Wiley Elementary -- for about an hour.

Right now, the robber is still on the run.