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(Surveillance photo)

(Surveillance photo)

KERNERSVILLE, N.C. — Police are searching for a woman who attempted to rob a Kernersville bank Wednesday morning.

Officers responded to High Point Bank, located at 515 Pineview Drive, shortly before 10 a.m. in reference to a hold-up alarm.

Investigation revealed that a black female entered the bank and presented the teller a note demanding money. The suspect was unsuccessful in her attempt and fled the scene on foot.

The suspect was described as being between 18 and 25 years old and approximately 5 feet tall with a thin build.

Anyone with information on the suspect is asked to contact Det. A. B. Cox at 336-992-5451.