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Police make arrest in May 14 bank robbery

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) -- A Charleston man was arrested late Sunday night in connection to a May 14 bank robbery.

According to North Charleston police, Octavious Leon Carr was arrested late Sunday night at a home on James Island.

Police said they were able to positively identify Carr as the suspect in the First Citizens Bank robber.

A police spokesman said on the day of the robbery that a black male went into the bank shortly before 1 p.m. and presented a note to the teller demanding money. There was no mention of a weapon.

The suspect reportedly left the bank after receiving an undetermined amount of money. The suspect is described as a "bulky" male, 5'7 to 5'10 tall, with a medium complexion, and was wearing a black hoodie.

Carr is expected to go through bond court Monday evening.

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