Sunday, October 1, 2023

114 West Elm Street
Graham, NC 27253
Ph: 336.228.7851

Select Bank in Burlington robbed, subjected to bomb threat Mon. morning

Burlington’s My Select Bank, at 166 Huffman Mill Road, was subject to an armed robbery that included a bomb threat Monday morning.

My Select Bank, 166 Huffman Mill Road, Burlington

A male suspect entered the bank and demanded money from a bank teller. There were no visible weapons, but the suspect communicated that he was leaving a bomb in a bag.

Burlington police responded around 10:40 a.m., evacuated all bank personnel, and requested that the Greensboro Police Department’s Bomb Squad respond to clear the building.

The bank was cordoned off for most of the afternoon hours.

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No employees or residents were harmed during the robbery.

Burlington police have the situation under investigation and indicated that suspect information will be forthcoming; as of 6:30 p.m., however, none had been issued.

The Burlington Police Department is seeking anyone with additional information about this investigation. Please contact the Burlington Police Department at (336) 229-3500.

For anonymous methods, call Alamance County-Wide Crimestoppers at (336) 229-7100 or use the mobile app, P3 Tips. Tips provided through Crimestoppers may be eligible for cash rewards.

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