1 man arrested after downtown Raleigh First Citizens Bank robbed

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — One man has been arrested in connection with a robbery at a downtown Raleigh bank, police said.

Click for photos of the suspect and the scene

According to police, a robbery call came in at 9:40 a.m. March 10 at the First Citizens Bank located at 239 Fayetteville St.

No one was injured in the robbery, police said.

Police said it was not an armed robbery.

There was no word on whether the suspect got away with any money and if so, how much.

A CBS North Carolina photographer reported that Fayetteville Street to Wilmington Street was blocked due to police activity following the robbery.

Police were also seen investigating the Moore Square Parking Deck.


Raleigh police announced Monday that Maurice Albert Johnson, 45, was arrested in connection with the robbery.

He is currently being held in the Wake County Detention Center.

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