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Burke County Authorities Look for Would-Be Bank Robber PDF Print
Written by Adam Hicks   
Monday, 21 September 2009 09:52

bank_robbery.jpgAuthorities in Burke County are looking for the man who tried to rob the BB&T bank in Hildebran on Friday afternoon.


According to our Foothills Bureau, a white male in his 40’s walked into the bank around 1:00 and handed the teller a note demanding money or the teller would be the first to face harm.


The teller then reportedly handed the man money that contained a dye pack, but when the suspect saw the dye pack he put the money back down and left the bank without the cash.


Authorities say the found a few articles of clothing they believe the man wore during the robbery attempt.


Anyone with information about this attempted robbery should contact the Burke County Sheriff’s Department at (828) 438-5500.


(Surveillance photo courtesy of

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