Huntersville PD says man used woman’s wig bank robbery disguise


Pictured above: The Huntersville Police Department says a man put-on a woman’s wig to rob a bank late Friday – Pictures courtesy of the Huntersville Police Department via Facebook


On Friday, December 13, 2019 at approximately 5:00 PM officers with the Huntersville Police Department responded to BB&T Bank located at 16710 Northcross Drive, Huntersville, NC in reference to a robbery. The suspect fled the scene prior to officers arrival and no injuries were reported. No weapon was used during this robbery.

The Huntersville Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect responsible for this robbery. The suspect is described as a black male wearing a blonde wig, multi-colored shirt, and high heels. Photographs of the suspect are below.

This investigation is still ongoing. Anyone with information concerning this crime, or anyone requesting more information, should contact Lieutenant Sean Freeston at 704-464-5400.

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Author: WSIC editor