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Suspect sought in attempted bank robbery in Asheboro




ASHEBORO, N.C. — Police are looking for a man they say attempted to rob a bank in Asheboro Tuesday afternoon.

Officers say a man walked into the Bank of North Carolina at 175 N. Fayetteville St. around 2 p.m. and demanded money from the teller.

The suspect then fled the bank.

He is described as middle-aged, 5 feet 8 inches to 6 feet tall, wearing a white hat and glasses.

The man may be driving a silver four-door or extra cab pickup truck.

No one was injured in the robbery.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Asheboro Police Department, Criminal Investigations Division at 336-626-1300 or the Randolph County Crime Stoppers 336-672-7463.




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