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Suspect sought in Fayetteville bank robbery

Posted July 8, 2009 6:04 a.m. EDT
Updated July 8, 2009 12:47 p.m. EDT

— Fayetteville police are asking for the public’s help to identify and a man wanted in connection with a robbery that happened around 4:30 p.m. Monday at Lumbee Guaranty Bank, 6313 Raeford Road.

The suspect is a white man, approximately 5 feet 9 inches to 6 feet tall, light brown hair with a slightly unshaven beard and a medium to stocky build. Detectives also believe he has tattoos on his left and right forearms.

He was wearing a black T-shirt, multi-colored shorts, white socks and black athletic shoes.

He fled the bank with an undisclosed amount of money. No other information was released.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Fayetteville Police Department at 910-433-1856 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477 (TIPS).