Durham police seeking woman suspected in 4 bank robberies. Recognize her?

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Durham police are looking for a woman they say robbed four banks in the last nine months.

The robberies occurred from October 2021 to this July, according to a Durham Police Department news release.

Each time, the robber handed a teller a note demanding money and left on foot with cash.

No injuries were reported.

The suspect is described as a short Black woman with a thin build. In each incident, the suspect wore sunglasses and a face mask, according to the news release. Police did not provide any other descriptive details.

Durham Police included this photo of a suspect who allegedly robbed four banks in Durham. The first one was in October and the most recent in July 2022. Durham Police Department
Durham Police included this photo of a suspect who allegedly robbed four banks in Durham. The first one was in October and the most recent in July 2022. Durham Police Department

Here are the robberies:

Oct. 5, 2921 — SunTrust Bank in the 5700 block of Fayetteville Road was robbed at 9:46 a.m.

October 23, 2021 — Wells Fargo Bank in the 4700 block of Hope Valley Road was robbed at 10:13 a.m.

July 14, 2022 — First Citizens Bank in the 4000 block of North Roxboro Street was robbed at 1:54 p.m.

July 19, 2022 —Truist Bank in the 5400 block of South Miami Blvd was robbed at 4:56 p.m.

All the incidents remain active investigations, police say.

Durham Police included this photo of a suspect who allegedly robbed four banks in Durham. The first one was in October and the most recent in July 2022. Durham Police Department
Durham Police included this photo of a suspect who allegedly robbed four banks in Durham. The first one was in October and the most recent in July 2022. Durham Police Department

They are asking the anyone with any information to contact Investigator J.S. Smith at 919-560-4440 ext. 29365 or Durham CrimeStoppers at 919-683-1200.