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Raleigh police seek man in BB&T robbery

Posted March 2, 2012 11:25 a.m. EST
Updated March 2, 2012 3:58 p.m. EST

— Raleigh police are looking for a black man in his 50s with a salt-and-pepper mustache, the suspect in a bank robbery Friday morning in far northeast Raleigh.

A 6-foot-tall man wearing light blue jeans, a brown hooded sweatshirt, sunglasses, a dark blue or black coat, black shoes and gloves robbed the BB&T bank at 3001 Leland Drive just before 9:30 a.m., according to Jim Sughrue, a spokesman for the Raleigh Police Department.

Sughrue said no one was injured, but he did not disclose how much money was stolen.

Anyone who believes they may know the suspect or who has other information that might assist detectives is asked to call Raleigh Crime Stoppers at 919-834-4357. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for anonymous tips that help solve cases.