Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Man robs Cary bank after attempting to rob another

Police said a suspect robbed the First Citizen Bank in Cary after his attempted to rob the Fidelity Bank was thwarted by bank employees.

Employees of the Fidelity Bank, located at the intersection of Cary Parkway and Old Apex Road, locked the doors when they saw a man approaching wearing a hoodie, glasses and gloves around 4:10 p.m., police said.

Police said the suspect left the Fidelity Bank on a bike.
The same suspect entered the First Citizens Bank at 1825 Kildaire Farm Road 26 minutes later and jumped the counter, police said.
The suspect took an undisclosed amount of money and left in a green Z-71 Chevy Pickup truck, police said.
He was last seen traveling northbound on Kildaire Farm Road.

Police described the suspect as standing 6 feet tall, slim build wearing blue jeans, work boots, gray hoodie, bandana, glasses and gloves.