Wake Forest police charge 37-year-old man with PNC robbery

From staff reportsDecember 5, 2013 

The man police have identified as Lanson Paul Stalf, in a bank surveillance photo.

— Police say they have identified a man who robbed a PNC Bank on Wednesday but have not arrested him yet.

Investigators have obtained warrants charging Lanson Paul Stalf, 37, with common law robbery, said town spokesman Bill Crabtree.

Police have accused Stalf of robbing the PNC Bank at 3619 Rogers Road around noon on Wednesday. They have not said how he carried out the robbery or if he got away with any money.

According to state records, Stalf has a local address on Strome Avenue in Raleigh and does not have a criminal history in North Carolina. Before moving to Wake County, Stalf lived in Eugene, Oregon.

On May 31, the Internal Revenue Service filed a tax lien for $23,547 against Stalf, state records show.

Stalf was still at large Thursday afternoon, police reported. Investigators ask anyone with information about his whereabouts to contact the Wake Forest Police Department at 919-556-9111.

News & Observer is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service