Man wearing Darth Vader-like mask robs North Carolina bank at gunpoint

A man wearing a Darth Vader-style helmet from "Star Wars" robbed a bank in North Carolina, police say. (Pineville Police Department / ABC News)

Bank, I am your robber.

A man wearing a Darth Vader-like mask and other dark clothing robbed a bank in Pineville, N.C. on Monday, ABC News reports. Police are still working with the FBI to locate the suspect, who is still at large.

According to ABC News, the suspect entered the Pineville State Employees Credit Union at 11:45 a.m. on Monday, wielding a long gun as he forcefully demanded money from a bank teller. The robber then fled into a four-door gray Chevy Suburban SUV, police said.

The suspect is believed to be around 5 feet 5 inches tall, and is unclear how much money was stolen. Anyone who may have information on the suspect or the robbery is encouraged to call the Pineville Police Department's Criminal Investigations Division at (704) 889-2231.
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