Lumberton, NC (PRESS RELEASE) – Lumberton Police were dispatched to an attempted bank robbery in progress at BB&T located at 2700 North Elm Street Lumberton Friday morning at 9:17 a.m.
Officers arrived on the scene and took Wilbur Kinlaw Jr., 56-years-old, of Tar Heel Road into custody without incident. Police say Kinlaw did not produce a weapon and no one was hurt. Police charged Kinlaw with Attempted Common Law Robbery and his bond is set at $50,000.00 secured bond. He is currently being held in the Robeson County Detention Center.