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Raleigh Police Looking for Store Robber

Posted February 16, 2008 10:40 p.m. EST

— Raleigh police released a surveillance photo Saturday of a man wanted in connection with a store robbery.

At about 5 p.m. Monday, a man entered Uncle Bill’s Store at 1825 New Hope Rd. He showed a handgun, robbed the store and fled on foot, police said.

The robber is described as a black man in his twenties, with a thin-build and about 5 feet 8-10 inches tall. He had a wavy cornrow hairstyle and very white teeth. He was wearing dark colored pants and shirt.

Anyone with information that might assist officers is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 919-226 CRIME.