Police arrest man accused of robbing Winston-Salem bank while dressed as a cowboy

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Cameron Taylor, 59.

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Police have arrested the man who dressed as a cowboy and robbed a bank in Winston-Salem last week, according to a press release.

On Nov. 9, officers responded to the Mechanics & Farmers Bank at 770 N. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. after a report of a robbery.

Police say the suspect threatened a teller before providing the person with a note demanding money. He then fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of money.

No injuries were reported.

The suspect, who was identified as 59-year-old Cameron Taylor, was said to be wearing a beige cowboy hat, brown western style shirt with white stitching and brown cowboy boots.

Taylor was arrested on Monday and taken to the Forsyth County Detention Center.

He is under a $20,000 bond.