Suspects facing charges in NC, VA, WV

February 27, 2013 9:16:49 AM PST
Two suspects are in police custody following a robbery of Carter Bank and Trust near the intersection of Rosehill Road and Country Club Drive in Fayetteville.

It happened shortly before 2:45 p.m.

Police said a suspect walked into the bank and handed the teller a note. After taking an undisclosed amount of money from the business, the suspect fled on foot.

A firefighter was in the area and noticed the suspect fleeing the area and observed him get into a black vehicle and drive away.

The firefighter then called police and where able to provide a vehicle description.

Police officers were able to locate the vehicle and began a pursuit.

The vehicle came to a stop near the College Lakes Recreation Center and the two people inside fled on foot.

After a brief foot pursuit, police officers were able to apprehend both suspects and took them into custody.

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