Durham police search for bank robber

From staff reportsNovember 26, 2013 

— Police are searching for a man who walked into a bank Tuesday afternoon, handed a teller a note demanding money and then fled with an undisclosed amount of cash.

No injuries were reported.

The robbery occurred just before 12:30 p.m. at the Carter Bank & Trust at 4251 North Roxboro St., said Kammie Michael, a police spokeswoman.

Witnesses said the man did not appear to be armed.

Police described the man as dark-complexioned, with scruffy facial hair that had tinges of gray. He stands about 5 feet nine 9 inches, has a medium build and is possibly in his 60s, Michael reported.

He was last seen wearing a black fleece jacket with a hood and black pants.

Police are asking anyone with information to call 919-560-4582 or CrimeStoppers at 919-683-1200. CrimeStoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases. Callers don’t have to identify themselves.

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