Police seek suspect in BB and T robbery

Suspect wanted for robbing the BB and T robbery on North Roxboro Rd., Durham on April 4, 2011. (Durham Police Department)

April 4, 2011 5:39:03 PM PDT
Durham police are investigating a bank robbery that happened Monday.

Police say a man entered the BB and T branch at 5028 North Roxboro Rd. around 2:20 p.m. He handed a teller a note demanding money.

Tellers told police the man said he had a weapon, but they did not see one. The suspect fled with an undisclosed amount of cash.

He is described as a black male in his 40s or 5os. He's 5'11" and approximately 165 pounds. He had short hair and a medium to dark complexion. He was wearing sunglasses, blue jeans and a dark sweatshirt.

There was a similar robbery on April 1 at a SunTrust branch on North Roxboro Road. Police say they are looking into the possibility that the two robberies may be related.

Anyone with information is asked to call Investigator Jones at 560-4582, ext. 29248, CrimeStoppers at 683-1200 or the FBI at 233-7701 or (704) 377-9200. CrimeStoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.

Classifieds | Report A Typo |  Send Tip |  Get Alerts | See Click Fix
Follow @abc11 on Twitter  |  Become a fan on Facebook

Load Comments