Man Dressed As Darth Vader Robs N.C. Bank

The 'Star Wars' thief pointed a long gun at a teller and demanded cash.

North Carolina police are hunting for a robber who held up a bank in Pineville, North Carolina, while wearing a Darth Vader costume. The incident happened on Monday, March 16th, states cbsnews.com.

The “Star Wars” character came into the Pineville State Employees Credit Union that Monday, WSOC reported. ┬áPolice say he demanded cash while he pointed a long gun at a bank teller, according to nydailynews.com.

He left in a gray Chevy Suburban with an undisclosed amount of cash, states cbsnews.com.  No one inside the bank was injured.

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