First Citizens Bank in Carolina Beach robbed

Surveillance photo of First Citizen's Bank robbery suspect (Photo: Carolina Beach Police Department)

CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — Carolina Beach Police are investigating after someone robbed the First Citizen’s Bank early Friday afternoon. A crime police believe is related to a Thursday night attempted robbery. 

It happened just after 1:00 p.m. on N. Lake Park Blvd.

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Police say a the robber entered the bank, passed a note demanding money, and after robbing the bank, ran off.

The suspect is described as a white male, in his late 20’s to early 30’s.

The suspect did not show a gun.

Police believe this suspect and the female from the attempted Hardee’s restaurant robbery  are believed to be connected.

Police ask for help identifying the suspect.

If you recognize the suspect, call the Carolina Beach Police Department at (910) 458-2540 or dial 911.