Dickson Street Bank of America robbed Thursday morning

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Police vehicles and crime scene tape surround the Bank of America at 703 W. Dickson Street in Fayetteville after a robbery Thursday morning.

According to scanner traffic, Fayetteville police are investigating a robbery that took place at a Bank of America branch at 703 W. Dickson Street.

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Reports indicate a man passed a note to a teller demanding money at around 10 a.m. Thursday morning.

The suspect was reported to be a white male, in his 20’s, stocky build wearing eye glasses, a black jacket, blue jeans, and dark stocking cap. The suspect was last seen leaving the bank on foot southbound. No weapon was seen and an undisclosed amount of cash was taken.

At 11 a.m., police vehicles and crime scene tape surrounded the building at the corner of N. University Ave. By 2 p.m., the tape had been removed.

Any persons with information about this robbery are encouraged to contact the Fayetteville Police Department at 479-587-3555.

This is the third bank robbery on Dickson Street this year.

The Bank of Fayetteville’s train bank was robbed on Jan. 14 and on May 6.

A Louisiana man was arrested and will serve 20 years in prison for the January robbery. No arrest has been made in connection with last month’s robbery.