Police are searching for a man who walked into a bank late Friday morning, handed a teller a note demanding money and then fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.
No injuries were reported.
The robbery happened just before 10:30 a.m. at the Four Oaks Bank on Garner Station Boulevard, according to police. Witnesses described the suspect as a dark-complexioned African-American man with a slim build. He appeared to be in his late 20s to early 30s and stands about 5 feet 4 inches to 5 feet 5 inches tall.
He was last seen wearing a black shirt, red ball cap, and jeans. Investigators found the shirt and cap a short distance away from the robbery behind the Carlie C’s IGA grocery store, according to police.
Witnesses said the suspect left on foot north into the shopping center.
Investigators ask anyone with information about the robbery or the suspect to contact the Garner Police Department at 919-772-8810 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.