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The first incident happened at the Coastal Federal Credit Union at 1060 Timber Drive E. at 4:43 p.m., police said.
A second robbery was reported just 14 minutes later at the State Employees Credit Union at 1000 Vandora Springs Road.
There were no injuries.
Garner Police confirmed they think the same man is responsible for both robberies. He got away with an undisclosed amount of cash from the SECU, where he jumped the counter and took money. No money was taken in the first incident.
Suspect pictures is from the Coastal Federal Credit Union. Investigators believe that the same suspect was responsible for both reported robberies. pic.twitter.com/Ay8tOt7Iex— Garner Police (@GarnerPolice) December 27, 2017
Police described the suspect as a white man about 5-foot-6 to 5-foot-8, weighing between 150-160 pounds. He was wearing blue jeans, a black hat, and sunglasses.
A surveillance image also showed he was wearing a long-sleeved grayish sweatshirt and had on gloves.
He may have gotten away in a small, white compact car, possibly a Nissan.
No weapon was seen in either robbery.