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Police search for Raleigh bank robber

Posted June 25, 2012 3:36 p.m. EDT
Updated June 25, 2012 3:37 p.m. EDT

— Police are searching for a man who robbed a Wells Fargo branch in Raleigh on Monday afternoon.

The man passed a note demanding money to a teller at the Wells Fargo branch at 3500 W. Millbrook Road at about 12:30 p.m., police said. The note implied that he had a weapon, but no weapon was displayed.

The man fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.

The robber is described as black, about 35 to 40 years old, about 6 feet 3 inches tall and 250 pounds. He was wearing a plain white T-shirt, blue jeans, white sneakers and a dark-colored baseball cap and had thick, black-framed glasses and some facial hair.

Anyone who believes he or she might know the identity of the robber or who might have other information about the robbery is asked to call Raleigh Crime Stoppers at 919-834-HELP.