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Wachovia in west Raleigh robbed

Posted December 30, 2010 12:15 p.m. EST
Updated December 30, 2010 9:46 p.m. EST

— Raleigh police were investigating a bank robbery at a Wachovia bank on Thursday morning.

Police said a white woman who appeared to be in her mid- to late-20s passed a note to a teller at the branch at 4530 Western Blvd. at about 11:30 a.m.

There was no indication that a weapon had been involved.

Witnesses said the woman was wearing a green, hooded sweatshirt, black hat, light pants and dark sunglasses with gold trim.

Raleigh police said the woman is also a suspect in several other robberies in the Wilmington area. 

Anyone who might be able to identify the woman asked to call the RPD’s Detective Division at 919-996-3555 or Raleigh Crime Stoppers at 919-834-4357. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for anonymous tips that help solve cases.