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FBI Seeks Public's Help To Find Robbery Suspect

Posted May 5, 2006 10:49 a.m. EDT

— The Federal Bureau of Investigation is asking for the public's assistance in locating a person believed to be in northern North Carolina or southern Virginia.

Authorities say Stephen Harold Hodges, 41, has been charged by the Roanoke Rapids Police Department for an April 8 robbery at a Walgreens and an April 11 robbery of a New Republic Savings Bank.

Hodge is described as approximately 5 feet 10 inches to 6 feet tall and weighing between 180 to 220 pounds.

If you have any information on Hodges' whereabouts, you are asked to contact the Roanoke Rapids Police Department at

(252) 533-2823

or the FBI at

(704) 377-9200