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SunTrust Bank in west Raleigh robbed

Posted April 15, 2013 3:34 p.m. EDT
Updated April 15, 2013 4:15 p.m. EDT

— Police were searching Monday for a man who robbed a SunTrust Bank branch in west Raleigh.

A masked man entered the SunTrust branch at 4208 Pleasant Valley Road shortly after 9 a.m. carrying a handgun. He fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.

The robber is described as black, between 25 and 30 years old with a medium build. He is about 5 feet 10 inches tall and was wearing a black baseball cap, sunglasses, a black bandanna, a dark short-sleeve T-shirt over a white long-sleeve shirt, dark trousers and dark shoes.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call Raleigh Crime Stoppers at 919-834-HELP or to go to the Crime Stoppers website for instructions on how to report a tip online or by text message.