ROANOKE RAPIDS -- Dannie Simon Parker Jr., 47, of Raleigh was arrested and charged with robbery, kidnapping, possession of stolen goods and driving without a license following a bank robbery Thursday morning.
Roanoke Rapids police responded to a panic alarm at the PNC Bank on Julian Allsbrook Highway around 9:00 a.m.
Once on scene, police learned a man entered the bank, spoke with employees and then handed one a note asking for money.
Bank employees complied and the suspect fled on foot.
Roanoke Rapids Police Department Officers, Halifax County Sheriff's Office Deputies and City-County Drug Task Force Agents located the suspect, Parker, on I-95 south bound and took him into custody without incident.
Parker was given a $1,000,000.00 bond.