Police: Attempted Robbery Wednesday, CHS Locked Down

Cary, NC – Cary Police are seeking community help in the search for a robbery suspect.

Robbery at Noon

About noon on Wednesday the Cary Police responded to BB&T Bank on Maynard Road, where a white male entered an occupied vehicle and demanded money.

The police state that he was “unsuccessful” and he fled the scene by foot.

The suspect is described as a white male, age 35-42, approximately 5’10-6’0, with short brown hair. He was last seen wearing a dark zippered jacket with dark pants.

CHS – 1 Hour Lock Down

Due to its proximity to the crime and to allow investigators to properly search the area, Cary High School was put on temporary lockdown for about one hour. The suspect is still at-large.

How to Help

Anyone near the areas during the time of attempted robbery is encouraged to contact the Town of Cary Police Department at (919) 469-4012 or Cary Crime Stoppers at 226-CRIM(E). Crime Stoppers pays up to $2,500 for information resulting in the arrest or indictment of those responsible for committing certain types of crimes. All calls will be kept CONFIDENTIAL at caller’s request.

Editor’s Note: Cary is ranked the second safest city in the nation due, in part, to geo-policing and community safety awareness.

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  1. Matt Young
    Matt Young says:

    This is why we post these – folks!
    Thanks to a citizen’s tip, the Town of Cary Police Department has charged a Cary citizen believed to have committed attempted robbery. Jeremiah Calvin Osterhoudt, 35, of River Walk Circle, Cary, was arrested for Attempted Common Law Robbery. He is being held at the Wake county Public Safety Center and faces up to 36 months in prison if convicted.

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