Police accuse man of robbing 3 First Citizens Bank branches in NC
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) – Police have charged a Georgia man in connection with the robberies of three First Citizens Bank branches in Fayetteville and Pinehurst in November.
Paul Alfred Taylor, 20, of Oxford, Ga. was arrested Tuesday in Newton County, Ga., police said. Newton County includes Oxford.
CLICK HERE FOR IMAGES FROM ALL THREE BANK ROBBERIES.Police believe Taylor robbed the First Citizens Bank branch at 126 Broadfoot Ave. in Fayetteville Nov. 11 and the branches at 3604 Ramsey St. in Fayetteville and 40 Page Drive in Pinehurst Nov. 28.
Investigators are looking into why he targeted only First Citizen branches, but don’t yet have answers, police said.
RELATED: Man with sunglasses robs Fayetteville and Pinehurst banks in one day
Taylor’s facing two counts of robbery with a dangerous weapon, two counts of conspiracy to commit robbery with a dangerous weapon and two counts of felony possession of stolen property in Fayetteville, police said. He’s also