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Robber hits BB&T in Brier Creek

Posted July 3, 2012 5:24 p.m. EDT
Updated July 3, 2012 5:36 p.m. EDT

Raleigh police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who robbed a BB&T Bank branch Tuesday morning.

The masked, armed suspect walked into the bank at 8501 Brier Creek Parkway shortly after 9:30 a.m., approached a teller and demanded money. The man, who was captured on security video, fled after the teller complied.

Police described the man as 6 feet tall, wearing a dark shirt and blue jeans. He fled in a turquoise or aqua Honda Civic.

Anyone with information is asked to call Raleigh CrimeStoppers at 919-834-HELP or go to the CrimeStoppers Web site at  www.raleighcrimestoppers.org for instructions on reporting a tip on line or by text message.