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Scotland Neck Bank Robbery Suspect Shot During Pursuit

Posted October 20, 2006 6:28 a.m. EDT

— A bank robbery suspect is recovering from gunshot wounds after being shot during a police pursuit.

Halifax County deputies said two men robbed the Southern Bank in Scotland Neck Thursday afternoon. Deputies shot one of the suspects after a chase through the town.

Investigators have not released the suspects' names or the wounded man's condition.