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Suspect sought in Durham bank robbery

Posted November 26, 2013 5:28 p.m. EST

— Durham police are investigating a robbery that happened Tuesday afternoon at a local bank.

Investigators say a man entered Carter Bank & Trust at 4251 N. Roxboro St. around 12:25 p.m., handed a teller a note demanding money and then fled with an undisclosed amount of cash.

A description of the man was vague.

He was possibly in his 60s and stood about 5 feet 9 inches tall and had a medium build, police said. He also had scruffy facial hair with some gray in it and was wearing a black fleece jacket with a hood and black pants.

Anyone with any information about the robbery that could help investigators can call 919-560-4582, extension 29239, or Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200.